Taitea Masters Award in Creative Research

An Award of up to $10,000 for a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident from a diverse background who is enrolled in a research masters programme with a substantial creative component in Arts or Creative Arts and Industries.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Research masters programme with substantial creative component (see Note I)
Opening date: 1 February 2024
Closing date: 28 March 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $10,000

The Award was established in 2020 and is funded by the John Weeks Memorial Trust in collaboration with the Auckland University Students’ Association.

The intention of the Award is to encourage and support students from diverse backgrounds who are enrolled in a research masters degree with a substantial creative component in either the Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries or the Faculty of Arts.


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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