The Maurice and Helen Wood Memorial Scholarship (Horticulture - SEFS)
- 1 March 2017
- 19 March 2017
- School of Forest and Ecosystem Science
Research Higher Degree
The family of Maurice and Helen Wood, founders of Woodlyn Nurseries, Five Ways, in Victoria. Their son, Peter, was president of the Victorian College of Agriculture and Horticulture Council. The award was previously made by the Melbourne School of Land and Environment and, from 2015, by the Faculty of Science, following the disestablishment of MSLE in 2014.
Applicants must be Australian citizens or have permanent resident status. Preference is given to applicants who demonstrate the potential to benefit from the scholarship and to make a major commercial contribution to the nursery industry. The scholarship can be used for any purpose such as a living allowance, for travel to conferences or to support the student's research project.
Open for award annually to students undertaking or intending to undertake postgraduate study in horticulture at the Burnley campus, Faculty of Science. Awarded based on demonstrated academic excellence in the student's undergraduate studies. Awarded by the Dean of the Faculty of Science in consultation with the Director of Burnley Campus. APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 19 MARCH 2017.