The email is asking people to open an email attachment.
The winners represent the innovative and savvy scientists we want to attract into the sector.
The scholarships will help build science and technology capability in the primary industries.
The scam email has the subject line "2019 MPI Exporters Policy Statement".
MPI and AGMARDT award Emerging Primary Industries Leaders Scholarship for 2019
New programme aimed at unearthing great environmental innovations.
Six scholarships worth $8,000 a year are available.
A scam email has been sent from a seemingly legitimate MPI address.