Brown Glassford Scholarship

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What does the scholarship get me?


Closing dates for applications

Next: 15 March 2022

15 March each year

Length of award

Two years (years 2 & 3)

Number of awards offered


Purpose of award

The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to talented students undertaking studies which will lead to a career in Farm Accounting.One new scholarship will be offered annually to a full time student studying at Lincoln University.

Selection criteria

(a) Applicants who have successfully passed the first year of study towards a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Accounting.
(b) Applicants must be New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents
The Criteria for selection will be
(a) Academic Merit.
(b) Intent to work in Farm Accounting as a Chartered Accountant.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

Year two recipients are required to meet with Brown Glassford in December after the release of semester two examination results, to establish eligibility for the second instalment of their scholarship.

How do students apply?

Download an Application form here

Please note that the application forms must be filled out by hand; not typed over.
Application Form
Scholarship Page

How and when do students learn of the decision?

The scholarship is tenable for two years based on satisfactory academic performance,and/or on a recommendation from Brown Glassford; i.e. recipients, based on their results, can receive the scholarship for both of the last two years of their study.

Decision makers

The scholarship shall be awarded based on a recommendation of a selection committee which shall comprise of two representatives from Brown Glassford.
The selection committee may request the applicant to attend an interview as part of the selection process.

History or background of award

Brown Glassford & Co Limited have a long history providing specialist farm accounting and business advice to the rural community. The combination of experience, expertise and quality staff makes us one of the leading providers of farm accounting services in the South Island.

Additional information

For the purposes of this scholarship satisfactory academic performance is defined as passing eight courses in one academic year.

The scholarship is tenable with any other scholarship,award or bursary provided that prior approval is gained from Brown Glassford.

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact

Allison Brook
Brown Glassford and Co Ltd
PO Box 39195, Christchurch 8545
03 365 0881


Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently. The administrator of this record last updated this information in December 2020.