Sue Caswell Scholarship

A Scholarship to support women students aspiring to a career in teaching.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Women students, returning to study and undertaking undergraduate study in Education, in the Faculty of Education and Social Work
Opening date: 11 June
Closing date: 15 July
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: One-off
Value: Up to $3,000

The Sue Caswell Scholarship was established in 2015 by Sue Caswell, graduate of the University of Auckland, who completed a Masters of Education in later life.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support a woman student, returning to study from work or parenthood who aspires to a career in teaching.


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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