Food industry scholarships

Onion Industry Scholarship

An Onions New Zealand scholarship is to provide funds to assist an applicant involved in a research project likely to contribute to our onion industry.

Research topics of interest include:

  • Improvement in onion yields
  • Quality and sustainable production
  • Postharvest technologies
  • Food safety
  • Market access and development (particularly Asian markets)
  • Biosecurity
  • New products

Further information on New Zealand onion research priorities may be obtained by emailing Dr Jane Adams, Research and Innovation Manager, Onions NZ

Download the submission form for more information, and send in your application by 15 December.


Meat Industry Association Scholarship

A number of Meat Industry Association Scholarships are available to eight undergraduate, and two postgraduate students conducting research in food sciences and engineering. Your studies should be relevant to the meat processing and export industry, and may cover areas such as:

  • Human resource management
  • Environmental science
  • International marketing
  • Process design
  • Industrial innovation
See the Meat Industry Association website for more information and to apply.