The main purpose of the Scholarships is to provide financial support so that health professionals can return to the University to study for a doctorate in a health-related area.
Funded By: University of Auckland, New Zealand
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): University of Auckland Senior Health Research Scholarships aretargeted for domestic as well as international applicants can apply for these research scholarships.
‣ Award No: Up to three scholarships shall be awarded annually.
University of Auckland Senior Health Research Scholarships are awarded to scholars enrolled full-time at the University of Auckland who have paid the fees or have arranged to pay the fees, for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy or the research component of another approved Doctorate and who have worked as a health professional for at least three years.
The scholarships may also be available to domestic students for whom socially compelling reasons make part-time enrolment preferable.
‣ Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria for registration for a doctorate as described in the statutes of the University and will need to have an appropriate research programme in a health-related area and provide evidence that it has been accepted by the proposed supervisor and the Head of the Department in which the research is to be carried out.
Selection Criteria for University of Auckland Senior Health Research Scholarships
‣ The basis of selection will be academic merit, the proposed area of research, and the ability of the University to provide adequate supervision and access to resources.
‣ Applicants will be notified approximately six weeks after the closing date by letter or email.
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Applications should be submitted online using this Online Application form
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1st November 2015.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.