University of Auckland-Youthtown PhD Scholarship

A Scholarship to support a domestic or international student in the Faculty of Education and Social Work to undertake a PhD which aligns with the strategic objectives of the University and Youthtown.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: PhD
Opening date:
Closing date: 1 March
Tenure: Up to 36 months FTE
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: One-off
Value: $33,000 pa in 2023, plus compulsory tuition fees and Health insurance (if required)

The Scholarship was established in 2023 and is co-funded by Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland and Youthtown.

The intention of the Scholarship is to encourage and support academically excellent domestic and international students, who are paying domestic fees, to undertake a PhD which aligns with the strategic objectives of Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland and Youthtown. The research focus will be agreed between the Faculty of Education and Social Work and Youthtown. Applicants who are applying to enrol in their first doctorate will be assessed for scholarship eligibility and award at the time of application to the doctoral programme.


How to apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship, award or prize or complete an online application form. It is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant faculty or University of Auckland committee.

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