Applications for Ngā Karahipi Uru Rākau – Forestry Scholarships are now open, for study beginning in the 2021 academic year.
Eight scholarships are available valued at $8,000 per year per student, encouraging Māori and women to study the following degrees at University of Canterbury:
- Bachelor of Forestry Science or
- Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) with a major in Forest Engineering
These scholarships allow Māori (any gender) and women (any ethnicity) to study and start careers in the forestry sector, making New Zealand’s forestry workforce more diverse.