Kurt Kreielsheimer Scholarship

For full-time or part-time enrolment in Year Two or Three of a BSc or BAdvSci(Hons) in Geophysics or Physics with an interest in Geophysics/Climate Physics.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Students currently enrolled in a BSc or BAdvSci(Hons) who are intending to enrol in Year Two or Year Three of a BSc or BAdvSci(Hons) or associated conjoint degree majoring in Geophysics or or Physics with an interest in Geophysics/Climate Physics in the following year
Opening date: 4 October
Closing date: 15 November
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $5,000 pa

The Scholarship was established in 2016 in memory of Professor Kurt Kreielsheimer who arrived in New Zealand as a refugee in the 1930s and enjoyed a long and distinguished career in the Department of Physics at the University of Auckland.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support an undergraduate student undertaking their second or subsequent year of study towards a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) majoring in Geophysics or Physics with an interest in Geophysics/Climate Physics.


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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