Winifred Gimblett Prize

A Prize for the postgraduate student in Psychology judged to have written the most outstanding research essay, dissertation on the behaviour of adults, or children and adolescents.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: Postgraduate research in Psychology
Opening date: By nomination
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,600

The funds for this Prize which are provided by the income made from a bequest made in 1950 by Winifred Gimblett were transferred to the University of Auckland in 1965.

The main purpose of the Prize is to reward and recognise excellence in research in the field of Psychology, with particular reference to the behaviour of adults or that of children and adolescents, the latter including the effects of mental hindrances or disabilities upon their scholastic progress.


How to apply

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