Philip Deibert PhD Scholarship in Planning

For full-time or part-time enrolment in a PhD in Planning, $27,600 plus a contribution towards fees, Domestic and International students paying domestic fees.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: PhD in Planning
Opening date: Next awarding for 2025
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Up to three years
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Once every 3 years
Value: Up to $27,600 pa plus $7,250 towards compulsory domestic fees

The Scholarship was established in 2018 and is funded by a bequest from Philip Robert Deibert, who began his career as an architectural draughting cadet at the Ministry of Works and Development (MWD) in 1960. He graduated from the University of Auckland with a Diploma in Architecture in 1966, registered as an architect in 1969, and continued to work as an MWD project architect. Like many architects of his generation, Deibert’s interests and work extended to the realm of town planning, and included Wellington’s Government Precinct.

The intention of the Scholarship is to encourage and support an academically excellent domestic, or international student who is paying domestic fees, to undertake doctoral study in Planning at the University of Auckland.


How to apply

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