HOPE Foundation Research on Ageing Scholarship

A Scholarship of up to $6,000 for full-time or part-time masters thesis or dissertation or PhD thesis research in the field of ageing.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Masters or Doctoral research
Opening date: 19 September 2024
Closing date: 31 October 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: Varies
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $6,000 each

The Scholarship was established in 2003 and is funded through the HOPE Foundation for Research on Ageing, a Charitable Trust dedicated to sponsoring research on ageing and its effects on the New Zealand Community.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage interest in research in the field of ageing at the start of a career, and throughout the individual’s productive research life, by supporting master and doctoral level research at the University of Auckland.


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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