Jacob Marx Memorial Award in US History

An Award to assist a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident who is enrolled full-time or part-time in the thesis year of an MA or a PhD researching US History.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Research MA or PhD in the disciplinary area of History with a topic in US History or comparative US History
Opening date: 27 August 2022
Closing date: 6 October 2022
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,500

The Award was established in 2014 and is funded by Natalie Chung in memory of her partner, Jacob Marx. Jacob was an intelligent, compassionate and spirited person with a passion and thirst for knowledge. Jacob thoroughly enjoyed his years at the University of Auckland and had hoped to pursue postgraduate study in History in the years to come. It is with this in mind that this Award is being funded to support a postgraduate student in History in the writing of their thesis.


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