Odyssey Addiction Research Scholarship

A Scholarship of up to $15,000 for PhD study and $5,000 for masters research into addiction, for students who are New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Masters thesis or PhD in research related to Addiction
Opening date: 20 March 2024
Closing date: 1 May 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One or more
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $15,000 for PhD and up to $5,000 for masters

The Scholarship was established in 2020 and is funded by Odyssey, a not-for-profit organisation focussed on helping New Zealanders overcome alcohol, drug and gambling addiction problems.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage and support a masters thesis or PhD student in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences at Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland who is undertaking research, based at Odyssey, that will add and build knowledge for treatment and interventions offered to New Zealanders with mental health and addiction challenges.


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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