Prize details

Graduate Women Wellington - Graduate Scholarship

Value:

Currently $4,000

Closing date:

No application required - applicants must apply for a Victoria Graduate Award

Eligibility

This prize is awarded annually by the Academic Board to the candidate who: (a) is deemed worthy of the award, and (b) would have been the next female in order of merit to be offered a VUW Graduate Award if sufficient funds had been available.

Information

History or background of award

This scholarship was established in 1988 by the Wellington Branch of the New Zealand Federation of Graduate Women (Inc).

Purpose of award

To encourage advanced University study by women.

Application details

No application - applicants must apply for a Victoria Graduate Award. The awards are allocated to the next female students on the list for a Victoria Graduate Award after the recipients for a Victoria Graduate Award have been selected.

Decision makers

Academic Board.

How and when do students learn of the decision?

If there is no suitable female candidate, the scholarship may be awarded to a male candidate who satisfies the criteria laid down in regulation 3(a) and who would have been the next male in order of merit to be offered a VUW Graduate Award if sufficient funds had been available.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

The scholarship may be held concurrently with any other Bursary or Scholarship, expect for the Victoria Graduate Award, provided that the rules of the other awards allow this.

For guidelines, application forms and more information contact:
The Scholarships Office
Victoria University of Wellington
PO Box 600
Wellington
New Zealand

Phone: (04) 463 5113 or (04) 463 5557
E-mail:scholarships-office@vuw.ac.nz