The Eyal & Marilyn Ofer Family Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship programme to support New Zealand citizens and permanent residents who want to pursue advanced degrees and careers in the New Zealand petroleum industry.

We welcome diversity and inclusion and are committed to equal opportunity. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. The scholarship programme includes:

  • Two scholarships towards an MSc in Petroleum Engineering at Heriot Watt (or an equivalent institution) by distance learning.
  • Two scholarships towards a Bachelor of Engineering (either Mechanical or Chemical/Process Engineering), offered to students at the University of Auckland – details here
  • One scholarship towards a Bachelor of Geology offered to students at the University of Otago or University of Canterbury - details here
  • One scholarship towards an MSc in Geophysics, through Victoria University of Wellington’s post-graduate program (or an equivalent institution). - details here

 

For further details regarding the Eyal and Marilyn Ofer Family Foundation New Zealand Oil & Gas Scholarship Program, or if you are interested in applying, please contact Anna Ririnui of New Zealand Oil & Gas at Anna.Ririnui@nzog.com

About the Foundation The Eyal & Marilyn Ofer Family Foundation is a philanthropic foundation established to continue the charitable giving of the Eyal & Marilyn Ofer family in support of education and the arts.

For more information, see https://www.oferfamilyfoundation.org/