"The mentoring, leadership and networking opportunities through the scholarship are invaluable."

AVOCO Tertiary Scholarship


Closing Date: 21 Oct 2024

Value: $5,000

Offered By: AVOCO New Zealand

Study Level: Undergraduate

Open to students entering their final year of study for a Bachelor degree (or similar) in a subject field that might contribute to Research and Development of the Avocado industry.

The scholarship amount will be $5,000 to go towards tuition fees (payable at the commencement of studies).

Prospective summer holiday work in a related field of study may also be on offer, plus mentoring and support from people across the AVOCO community.

Your studies will include a subject related to any one of the following;

  • Fruit Production
  • Plant Protection, Entomology
  • Biosecurity, Biochemistry, Biological Science
  • Post-harvest fruit quality
  • New technologies with potential relevance to horticulture