Applications Open

Thursday, 1 June 2017 

Applications Close

Sunday, 13 August 2017 



Step One

Applicants are contacted personally by phone for an initial discussion around their motivation for applying for Nuffield New Zealand Farming Scholarship programme.

28 August - 4 September 2017

Step Two

All applications who meet the criteria are considered, in confidence, by the Nuffield New Zealand Selection Panel (Trustees and Strategic Partners Representative) and a shortlist is agreed.

6 September 2017

Step Three

Face to face interviews will be conducted on 12-13 October 2017 in Wellington. Candidates will be advised of their success within two days of the interview, i.e. by 15 October.

Scholarship Awards 

Successful candidates will attend the Nuffield New Zealand Awards Function and induction sessions on 

2-3 November 2017 at Parliament in Wellington (partners invited).

Briefing Days

An industry briefing and preparation workshop  in Wellington.

Early December 2017  


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Our Sponsors

We would like to thank our Partners and Sponsors for their ongoing funding and support of Nuffield New Zealand Scholarships.

Strategic Partners

Programme Partners

Service Partner