Morton Coutts Scholarship

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Bachelors (Honours), MSc or PhD research in the brewing or processing of beer, fermentation or associated processes (see Note ii)
Closing date: 31 May
Tenure: 1 year
For: Assistance with research
Number on offer: 1 per annum
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $10,000

The Scholarship was established in 2012 and is funded by DB Breweries Ltd. The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support research into science broadly related to the brewing or processing of beer.
Morton William Coutts (7 February 1904 – 25 June 2004) was a New Zealand born inventor who revolutionised the science of brewing beer. Morton Coutts created the world famous ‘Continuous Fermentation’ process, a ground-breaking brewing process where raw materials are added to one end of the system and beer is continuously withdrawn from the other.


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