Doctoral Scholarships 2017 at University of Waikato, New Zealand
University of Waikato, New Zealand is offering Doctoral Scholarships 2017 for students enrolling in a Doctor of Philosophy or a Doctor of Musical Arts, and in part 2 only of a Doctor of Education or a Doctor of Juridical Science programs for 2017 sessions.
The value of the scholarship shall be a living allowance of up to $22,000 per annum, payable in monthly installments, and the domestic tuition fees for enrolment in the doctoral program during the term of the scholarship.
The living allowance will be paid on a pro-rata basis for approved part time students.
The scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, and international students.
Scholarship applications will only be considered once the applicant has received an offer of place to study for a doctoral qualification at the University of Waikato.
Applicant will normally be seeking to obtain their first doctoral qualification.
Applicant already enrolled in a doctoral degree at the University of Waikato can apply. However, the Selection Panel will favour applications from new doctoral applicants. Should an enrolled applicant be successful, the Scholarship tenure may be reduced.
How to Apply?
Applicants must submit an “Application to Enrol” to apply to study a doctoral qualification at the University of Waikato prior to, or at the same time as, applying for a Doctoral Scholarship. Comprehensive guidelines, advice, and forms for applying for Postgraduate study can be found at www.waikato.ac.nz/students/research-degrees.
Academic merit will be a primary criterion of selection, with a minimum grade average of A – (over the previous two years of full-time study) expected for eligibility.
Other factors taken into consideration include; references, prior research and work experience, and publications.
The Selection Panel, chaired by the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Post Graduate),will comprise members of the University’s Scholarships Committee.
All applicants will be advised in writing of the outcome of their application.
The Panel’s decision is final; no correspondence will be entered into following the selection meeting.
Last date of application: October 16th 2016
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