Post by Kiwi Frontline on Jun 13, 2018 17:17:44 GMT 12
NEW FORESTRY SCHOLARSHIP LAUNCHED
A new forestry scholarship has been launched at National Fieldays today by Forestry Ministers Shane Jones and Meka Whaitiri.
The new scholarship aims to grow the capability of the forestry sector and increase the number of women and Māori in the industry.
“The new scholarship – Ngā Karapihi Uru Rākau – provides $8,000 a year to Māori and female students enrolling in either a Bachelor of Forestry Science or Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Forest Engineering at the University of Canterbury,” Shane Jones said......