Marie Clay Literacy Trust Research Award

An Award of up to $10,000 to support an international or domestic doctoral student in the Faculty of Education and Social Work undertaking research consistent with the Marie Clay Literacy Trust’s objectives.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: PhD or EdD in the Faculty of Education and Social Work (see Note I)
Opening date: 29 May
Closing date: 10 July
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: Varies
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $10,000pa

The Award was established in 2007 and is funded by the Marie Clay Literacy Trust.

The main purpose of the Award is to fund a doctoral student to undertake research into literacy education in the New Zealand context that is consistent with the Marie Clay Literacy Trust’s objectives: the support of research into aspects of literacy development and learning; the development of effective instruction and early intervention in literacy; and, associated professional development.


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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