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Geoffrey A Rowan Memorial Bursary

Value:

Book and cash subject to available funds

Closing date:

No application required

Eligibility

This bursary arises from funds given by Mrs Rowan in memory of her husband, a former student of Victoria University College and graduate in mathematics, who lost his life while serving in the Royal New Zealand Navy in World War Two. It is awarded to the best 300 level mathematics student who enrols for an Honours degree in mathematical sciences.

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This bursary arises from funds given by Mrs Rowan in memory of her husband, a former student of Victoria University College and graduate in mathematics, who lost his life while serving in the Royal New Zealand Navy in World War Two.

Its aim is to help a student study mathematical sciences at Honours level at Victoria University.

The candidate will be the best student in 300 level mathematics who then enrols for an Honours degree in mathematical sciences.

Some of the money awarded is to be spent on a book or books.