Scholarships Merit-based
University of Canterbury

Brian Mason Doctoral Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
25000 NZD
Grant
New Zealand
Location
07 Dec 2023
Application deadline

About

The University of Canterbury understands that a university education is a major investment for you and your family. UC offers over $20 million in scholarships and prizes annually to help fund their students' studies. They offer a range of scholarships, many recognizing factors like academic excellence or sporting achievement.

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

NZD $25,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The purpose of this scholarship is to support students for study towards a PhD degree in Geology at the University of Canterbury.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

Financial assistance with the costs associated with university study, at a value of $25,000 per annum for three years.

Tuition fees at the New Zealand domestic rate.

Eligibility

  • Full-time enrolment in a programme for a PhD degree in Geology at the University of Canterbury
  • Applications must be made prior to, or within six months after, enrolment in a programme for a PhD degree in Geology at the University of Canterbury
  • Applications are not accepted from candidates who already hold a research doctoral degree, or from those who have previously made two or more applications for the Brian Mason Doctoral Scholarship or the UC Doctoral Scholarship, or both.

Selection will be based on:

  • academic achievement;
  • the quality of the institution and programme pertaining to the candidate's qualifying degree(s); and
  • the candidate's prior relevant research experience, research publications, and other outputs, particularly those relating to any topic or theme associated with the Brian Mason Doctoral Scholarship that is currently advertised.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

New Zealand

Nationality

227 nationalities

Study experience required

Master

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

07 Dec 2023

The availability of the scholarship is announced on the Scholarships website as funding and research opportunities become available. An available scholarship is normally linked to a research topic or theme set by the Mason Trust Management Committee, and a recipient's thesis study must be associated with this topic or theme.

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