Helensville A&P Association offers an annual Rural Scholarship Award of $500 for candidates from our area. It’s for people who are interested in pursuing a career in New Zealand’s primary industries sector.
It is applicable for applicants in:
- Bee keeping
- Aqua farming
- And similar fields
The course of study must be full-time for at least one year.
Pictured is our inaugural scholarship winner Erika Earnshaw (right) receiving her scholarship from Helensville A&P Association committee member Anne Holst.
Erika, from Helensville, put her rural scholarship toward a Level 3 NZ Certficate in Agriculture, studying at the Otiwhiti Station land-based training school.