Marcus Gerbich Memorial Honours/Masters Scholarship in Motor Neuron Disease Research

Scholarships totalling $24,000 to support New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents undertaking research related to Motor Neuron Disease as part of a postgraduate honours and masters degree.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: Masters or Honours degree in Motor Neuron Disease Research
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: Up to two
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $24,000 in total

The Scholarship was established in 2022 by friends and family of Marcus Gerbich, a significant supporter of the research undertaken by the Motor Neuron Disease Lab in the Centre for Brain Research and is funded by the Transportation Auckland Corporation Limited.

The intention of the Scholarship is to encourage and support students enrolled at Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland to undertake research related to Motor Neuron Disease.


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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