Prize details

N N Danilow Prize in Latin

Value:

$400

Closing date:

No application required

Eligibility

This prize was established in 2013 via the Victoria University Foundation by Mrs Nina Berzins, a Victoria University graduate and former staff member, in memory of Dr Nicolas Danilow (1896 – 1981) who founded Russian Studies in New Zealand when he introduced a course in Russian at Victoria University College in 1943. The prize is awarded to the best student in 300 level Latin.

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This prize was established in 2013 via the Victoria University Foundation by Mrs Nina Berzins, a Victoria University graduate and former staff member, in memory of Dr Nicolas Danilow (1896 – 1981) who founded Russian Studies in New Zealand when he introduced a course in Russian at Victoria University College in 1943.

1. The prize is awarded to the best student in 300 level Latin.

2. The prize is open to New Zealand citizens. If there is no eligible New Zealand citizen, permanent residents are eligible.

3. The first prize will be awarded in 2013 and will be offered for an initial period of three years.

4. If in any year the prize is not awarded, the funds may be used in a subsequent year.

5. The recipient will be asked to write a letter of appreciation which will be forwarded appropriately.