The Lord Rutherford Memorial Research Fellowship is for graduate students to pursue their studies at the University of Canterbury. The Fellowship is available to New Zealand students only.
The fellowship is awarded for outstanding merit and promise in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics or in any other cognate subject which the Academic Board may from time to time designate so as to give the fellow an opportunity for further study or research at some institution approved by the Academic Board.
The University of Canterbury is New Zealand’s second oldest university. It was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand.
Fellowship is available to pursue Graduate degree programme.
Field of Study:
The fellowship shall be awarded for outstanding merit and promise in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics.
The current value of the fellowship is $20,000 per annum plus annual grants to assist with tuition fees and travel; the level of these grants to be dependent upon the income available and the current cost of fares and fees.
- The Fellowship is available to New Zealand students
- Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand.
Open to graduates of a university in New Zealand who were born in New Zealand or at the time of application have been resident in New Zealand for a period of seven years or more.
Applying procedure Instructions:
How to Apply: You may apply through this webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link above to the online system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located below.
However, if the scholarship is managed by Universities NZ or another department of the University an External Website link will appear below and application instructions will be available through that link.
Scholarship Official Web Links:
November 01, 2018.