Summer Research Scholarships in Creative Arts and Industries

The Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries offers Summer Research Scholarships in Architecture, Urban Planning and Urban Design; Dance Studies; Fine Arts; and Music.

We welcome applications for projects in the following disciplines:

  • Architecture, Urban Planning and Urban Design
  • Dance Studies
  • Fine Arts
  • Music

Developing your research project


We encourage students to:

Inter-disciplinary project


Towards Detecting Voice Strain in Kapa Haka: A preliminary investigation

This project is offered hosted by the Faculty of Engineering and is a cross-disciplinary project between the School of Music, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Te Puna Wānanga.

Making your application


You should determine the scope of your proposed Summer Research project and submit the following in your application:

  • Project description (one sentence)
  • Aim of project (400 words max)
  • Project outline and timeframe (300 words max)
  • Relevance of project to student’s research interests (200 words max)
  • Project outcomes for student (100 words max)
  • Project outcomes for supervisor (100 words max)
  • Bibliography (one page max)

Note: We recommend that you draft your proposal in a Word document (or similar) and then paste the text into your online application.

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