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Don Linklater Memorial Bursary


Closing Date: 31 Mar 2025

Value: Up to $8,000

Offered By: Horizons Regional Council

Study Area: Engineering

Open to students from the Horizons Region studying in areas relevant to Horizons Regional Council's work.

The Don Linklater Memorial Bursary has a total of $8,000 per year available for up to four recipients, one of the four bursaries will be considered based on meeting the eligibility criteria and their iwi/hapū connection to the region. This bursary needs to be applied for each year.

To be eligible students should be studying in 2022 at undergraduate or postgraduate level, either internally or extramurally, in a field relevant to Horizons work. Relevant areas include; resource management, environmental planning, environmental engineering and modelling with particular emphasis on river and drainage basin dynamics.

Applicants must be from the Horizons region (although they may study outside of it) and be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident.