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

Pukemiro Station Cadetship Programme


Closing Date: 22 Jul 2024

Value: 2-year cadetship

Offered By: ADB Williams Trust

Study Level: Cadetship

Open to driven, hard working students that want to develop their skills and gain the qualifications they need to have a successful career in the agriculture industry.

The Pukemiro Station Cadetship is a 2 year programme for 3 students each year.

It's hands-on, focused both on the farm and in the classroom, with cadets living on site in their own cottage throughout the duration of the programme.

Cadets will receive the following:

  • Practical on-farm training in all day to day operations of Pukemiro Station including stockmanship, fencing, animal husbandry, feed management and farm technology to name a few.

  • Personal training and growth such as cooking, leadership, goal setting, time management and up keeping their living quarters.

Cadets will be working towards the following Qualifications, facilitated by EIT:

  • New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery and Infrastructure) Level 3
  • New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Farming Systems) Level 3
  • New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Breeding Livestock Farming) Level 4