A S Nivison Memorial Scholarship

This Postgraduate Scholarship has been generously endowed by the Nivison family, which has long established pastoral ties with New England. $5,000 is available to an Australian citizen or Permanent Resident undertaking Higher Degree Research study at the University of New England. The successful applicant must be engaged in research in one of the following fields:

  • Pasture improvement
  • Animal husbandry
  • Farm management
  • Wool research or promotion
  • Water conservation
  • Environmental protection

The scholarship is offered initially for one year, with provision for the successful applicant to apply again in subsequent years.

Please submit an application stating your academic achievements, the importance of your study to the rural industry and how it will benefit rural Australia, along with how this scholarship would assist/support your studies. Please also include a budget with a breakdown of approximate costs associated with your research.

Closing Date - 30 April

For further details see Terms and Conditions.

Terms and Conditions

Application Form