Lawson Robinson Hawke’s Bay A&P Scholarship recipient will receive $3000 (incl GST), payable towards their course fees. Presentation of this Scholarship will be made at the 2018 Napier Port Primary Sector Awards dinner, an event which celebrates excellence in the Primary Sector in Hawke’s Bay.
To be eligible you must be a full time student enrolled in a New Zealand University in a programme related to land based production industries at the Graduate or Postgraduate level. Preference may be given to applicants who are within one year of completing their studies for the programme concerned.
The recipient will have a familial association with Hawke’s Bay and is or has been involved In the practical aspects of the industry to which the programme is linked. The criteria for selection will be based on leadership potential and academic merit. It is hoped that scholarship recipients will ultimately seek employment in Hawke’s Bay and pass on the benefits of their learning to the Hawke’s Bay community and its industries.
A selection committee of three members comprising of a representative from Lawson Robinson, a representative from the Hawke’s Bay A&P Society and a recognised leader from the farming community selected and agreed by Lawson Robinson and The Hawke’s Bay A&P Society.