David Wright Prize in English

A Prize to recognise the student who achieve the highest mark in a research project, dissertation or thesis for a BA(Hons), PGDipArts or MA in English.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: BA (Hons), PGDipArts or MA in English
Opening date: By nomination
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $500

The David Wright Prize in English was established in 2009 with a donation from the wife and family of Dr David Wright, an author and lecturer in the Department of English at the University of Auckland.

The main purpose of the Prize is to reward the best performance in a research project by a student enrolled in a Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Postgraduate Diploma in Arts or a Master of Arts in English.


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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