Dick and Mary Earle established this scholarship to provide funds for individuals to undertake research towards a masterate or doctorate degree, at any university in New Zealand, in:
innovation and product development, or
The Earles believe technology is important to the well-being and the enhanced social fabric of the community. They hope that through the scholarship, suitably qualified graduates will improve their own capacity to advance technology and also make a contribution to technological knowledge relevant to New Zealand.
be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents who have resided in New Zealand for at least three years immediately preceding the year of selection, and
have completed the requirements for a BTech, BEng, BE degree or equivalent, with honours, in a field appropriate to their intended study.