Applications close Friday 1 September, 2017
The scholarships are for women beginning their undergraduate degree in engineering or technology and are open to school leavers and mature women.
The first scholarships were awarded in 2009, and to date 29 young women have been awarded scholarships of $5,000 for their first year of study.
Applicants will be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents with at least three years proven residence in New Zealand.
The scholarships are for students enrolling in four year professional engineering programmes or food technology programmes.
Applicants will currently be at secondary school gaining the entry qualifications for their chosen degree.
The scholarships are also available to women who completed their schooling several years ago, and now wish to study engineering or food technology at university.
The value for each scholarship is maximum $5,000.
Up to four scholarships are available for study commencing in 2018.
Closing date:1 September 2017
For more information, application guidelines and to apply on-line http://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships/ednawaddell