The Bee Nilson Scholarships were established in 1998 from funds bequeathed by Annabel Rhoda (Bee) Nilson (nee Powell), to commemorate her outstanding contribution in the fields of human nutrition and food science.
The award is open to candidates enrolling in either a one year Honours Degree or in the papers year of a Masters degree in either Human Nutrition or Food Science/Consumer Food Science. Students enrolled for the Master of Dietetics or PGDipSci course are automatically ineligible to receive the award.
Applications close on 1 November each year. The application form is available from the Otago scholarships webpage.
- Bridget Lysaght BSc Hons - Food Science, 2014.