Marsden Grant Masters Scholarship in Ageing and Society
About the scholarship
Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: Masters thesis related to conceptualising health outcomes and socioeconomic position among the elderly
Closing date: 10 March
Tenure: One year
Number on offer: 1
Offer rate: One-off
Value: Up to $17,500 plus compulsory fees
The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support a student enrolled in the thesis year of a masters degree at the University of Auckland who is undertaking research exploring the association between the health outcomes and socioeconomic position among the New Zealand population aged sixty-five and older. This Scholarship would suit a student who has quantitative skills and experience using Big Data who wants their work to inform policy.
How to apply
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Outcomes are determined by a selection committee and are usually notified around six weeks after the closing date.
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