Frances Barkley Scholarship
A Scholarship to support an undergraduate Māori or Pacific student enrolling in a BSc or BAdvSci(Hons) in Biological Sciences, Biomedical Science, Ecology or Marine Science.
About the scholarship
Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: Māori or Pacific students enrolling in a BSc or BAdvSci(Hons) majoring in Biological Sciences, Biomedical Science, Ecology or Marine Science
Opening date: 25 August 2023
Closing date: 11 October 2023
Tenure: One year
For: Tuition fees (see Reg. 7)
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $5,000
It is named after Frances Barkley, who in 1787, was the first European woman to visit British Columbia (with her husband Charles Barkley). She was quite an adventurer, and spent 8 years traveling the world, visiting and trading in remote and exotic places.
The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support undergraduate Māori and Pacific students to complete a Bachelor of Science degree or a Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) degree majoring in Biological Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Ecology or Marine Science.
How to apply
Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible to apply. Then click on the “Apply now” button and complete the online application form. We recommend you check the form early in case a reference or endorsement is required to support your application, and to familiarise yourself with the form. All sections (including request sections) must be completed by the closing date, which is midnight on the specified date (unless stated otherwise). We recommend you do not have two different scholarship applications open within the same browser.
Outcomes are determined by a selection committee and are usually notified around eight weeks after the closing date.
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