Gentrack Professor Victor Portougal Scholarship

A Scholarship to support New Zealand citizens and permanent residents enrolled in a BCom or BCom/BE(Hons) conjoint degree in Information Systems and/or Software Engineering.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: BCom or BCom/BE(Hons) in Information Systems and/or Software Engineering
Opening date: TBC
Closing date: TBC
Tenure: Up to two years
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: Two
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $2,500 pa each

The Scholarship was established in 2021 and is funded by Gentrack, a New Zealand technology business specialising in innovative cleantech solutions, in memory of Professor Victor Portougal, who was an academic staff member in the Department of Information Systems and Operations Management, with research interests in management science and information systems.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage and support Information Systems and Software Engineering students with an interest in cleantech, sustainability powered by information systems and operations management.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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