Scholarships Committee

Terms of Reference

  • To make recommendations to Education Committee and the Board of Graduate Studies on policy relating to scholarships, prizes and awards.
  •  To advise and assist in the preparation of regulations for new scholarships, prizes and awards.
  • To recommend the awarding of such scholarships, prizes and awards as may be entrusted to it
  • To rank applications and make recommendations to outside bodies for scholarships and awards.
  • To award extensions to University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarships and other eligible doctoral scholarships.

Membership

Two members of Education Committee nominated by the Chair, following consultation with Education CommitteeThe Chair of the Board of Graduate Studies (or nominee) and, following consultation with the Board of Graduate Studies, one other member of the Board of Graduate Studies.The Manager, Scholarships Office.The Chair of Education Committee and the Chair of the Scholarships Committee may jointly nominate up to 2 additional co-opted members to provide a balance of skills and/or experience.

Members of the Scholarships Committee nominate the Committee’s Chair, subject to Education Committee’s approval. Excluding ex-officio members (Chair of the Board of Graduate Studies (or nominee) and the Manager of the Scholarships Office), members of the Scholarships Committee shall serve for a term not exceeding three years, unless sooner resigning as a member, and shall be eligible to serve for one further term not exceeding three years.

The Scholarships Committee reports to Education Committee, which in turn reports to Senate.

Committee members and term of office

Two members of Education Committee Holds office until
Professor G Rowe (Acting Chair) August 2019
TBC   
Chair of the Board of Graduate Studies Holds office until 
Associate Professor C Daley Ex officio 
Member of the Board of Graduate Studies Holds office until 
Associate Professor C Noonan August 2019 
Manager of the Scholarships Office Holds office until 
Ms M Crannigan Allen Ex officio