University of Auckland-Callaghan Innovation Doctoral Scholarship in the Development of a Quiet UAV Rotor System

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The Scholarship was established in 2016 and is funded by the University of Auckland in conjunction with Callaghan Innovation.
The intention of the Scholarship is to encourage and support an academically excellent domestic student undertaking doctoral study at the University of Auckland in the development of a quiet UAV rotor system and noise reducing rotor shroud.

How to apply

You do not need to apply for this Scholarship or complete an online application form, it is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant Faculty or University of Auckland Committee.

For more information about the awarding process for this Scholarship, download a copy of the regulations.

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Applicable study: PhD
Closing date: No application required
Tenure: Up to 36 months (see Reg. 7)
Number on offer: 1
Offer rate: One-off
Value: Up to $27,300pa for 2017 plus compulsory fees


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