Lamson Prize in Child Language and Literacy

A Prize for the student who showed distinguished performance in an advanced course associated with language learning or literacy in the Faculty of Education and Social Work.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: Advanced courses associated with language learning or literacy (EDPROFST 702, 703, 705 and 707).
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 1999 and is financed from a gift made by a former student and staff member of the University of Auckland.

The main purpose of the Prize is to reward excellence in the study of child language and literacy and to encourage interest in research with a focus on linguistics and on the language and literacy needs of children in New Zealand and the near Pacific.


How to apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship, award or prize or complete an online application form. It is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant faculty or University of Auckland committee.

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