Primary sector scholarships
We've compiled a list of scholarships available from a range of education providers to help students fund their studies.
The list contains a summary of each scholarship and information about how to apply. It was last updated in September 2023.
Primary industry tertiary education providers
- AGC Training: Farming and agriculture
- Dairy Training Limited
- Franklin Institute of Agri-Technology
- Growing Future Farmers
- Lincoln University
- Massey University
- National Trade Academy
- Otiwhiti Station
- Primary ITO
- Smedley Station
- Tairawhiti Farm Cadets
- Te Pūkenga
- Waipaoa Station
- Westport Deep Sea Fishing School
- Whangarei A&P Society Farm Intern Programme
Rural leadership programmes
Programmes designed to assist and encourage current and future farmers.
- Agri-Women's Development Trust (AWDT)
- B+LNZ Generation Next Programme
- Kellogg Rural Leadership Programme
- Nuffield New Zealand Farming Scholarships
- Stan Florence Agricultural Industry Scholarship
- Unleash the Māui
Primary industry graduate programmes
These graduate programmes offer students ongoing training and mentoring. They also offer graduates the chance to perform multiple roles in an organisation on a rotating basis, giving them more exposure to a range of different jobs within their chosen fields.