Bill McAra Scholarship in Politics and International Relations

A Scholarship of up to $3,000 for New Zealand citizens and permanent residents enrolled in postgraduate research in Politics and International Relations relating to socialism.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: Postgraduate study in Politics and International Relations
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: One year
For: Financial support
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: One-off
Value: Up to $3,000

The Scholarship was established in 2005 and is financed by the Estate of Diana Miriam Wilsie.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage postgraduate research on the study of Marxism-Leninism Scientific Socialism or research in areas concerning the history, philosophy and practice of socialism that relates to it.


How to apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship, award or prize or complete an online application form. It is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant faculty or University of Auckland committee.

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