Forest Industry Scholarship

The Gottstein Trust has established a Scholarship fund available for undergraduates or postgraduate students undertaking a bachelor degree, graduate diploma or masters degree in forestry, forest science or wood science. The scholarship will provide funds of $5,000 per annum to each successful applicants 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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Closing Date

The closing date for 2017 Award applications is September 23, 2016. Late applications will generally NOT be considered.


Applications will be considered by the Trustees and the applicants will be advised of the outcome by late October 2017.

For further information please contact the Gottstein Trust.