John McLeod Prize in Public Health

A Prize for the outstanding student completing the PGDipPH or Part I of the MPH.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: PGDip or Masters in Public Health
Opening date: By nomination
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $500

The Prize was established in 1995 in honour and memory of Dr John McLeod, and to encourage postgraduate study in public health. John McLeod was Clinical Reader in the Department of Community Health. He played a major role in the development of public health in Auckland as Medical Officer of Health, then as a Deputy General Manager of the Auckland Hospital Board and as General Manager for North Health. He made a major contribution in linking the School to the health sector.


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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