George McWhirter Memorial Scholarship
For full-time or part-time postgraduate research in the Faculty of Arts.
About the scholarship
Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: Dissertation or thesis in the Faculty of Arts
Opening date: 21 June
Closing date: 2 August
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One or more
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $8,000 in total
The intention of the Scholarship is to encourage and support postgraduate research, and raise awareness of state housing, homelessness, the politics of social housing and public policy causes and effects in these areas in New Zealand.
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 six weeks after the closing date.
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