Forest Industry Scholarship

The Gottstein Trust has established a Scholarship fund available for undergraduates or postgraduate students undertaking a bachelor degree, graduate diploma, masters degree or or PhD Program in forest science or wood science.

The scholarship provides funds of $5,000 per annum to each successful applicant for up to three years, subject to appropriate progression of study and achievements. The funds will be made available to the Scholarship holder for the purpose of meeting living, relocation and education-related expenses.

Award Application Process


The Trust will determine the award of a Scholarship based on criteria that may vary, but will remain consistent with its key principle to promote the development of the Australian forestry and forest products industry.

Read the Forest Industry Scholarship Terms and Conditions


Candidates should provide the following papers to apply for an Award:

  1. Completed application form with additional pages as needed;
  2. Employer’s recommendation letter (if applicable).

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Applications Closing Date

Gottstein Scholarship Award applications for 2020 are open for two months between Friday 19th July and Monday 16th September 2019. Late applications will generally NOT be considered.


Applications will be considered by the Trustees and the applicants will be advised of the outcome in late November/early December 2019.

For further information please contact the Gottstein Trust.