Application form availablehere . Full regulations can be downloaded here . (Requires Acrobat Reader )
History or background of award
This Scholarship was established through the Victoria University Foundation in 1994 by the Wellington Historical and Early Settlers' Association Inc in memory of its then President, the Rt Reverend James E Worsfold
Purpose of award
To encourage research into the early history of the Wellington region.
Candidates must be studying for a Masters degree or Doctor of Philosophy relating to the history of the Wellington region between 1830 and 1900.
Number of awards offered
One each year
$3,000 each year
Tenure of award
Closing dates for applications
Monday 01 June 2015
Wednesday 01 June 2016
How do students apply?
* Applications for the Scholarship must be lodged with the Scholarships Officer of Victoria University of Wellington by 1 June.
* Applicants are required to submit:
(a) a completed application form for Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships;
(b) a detailed description of the research topic to be undertaken;
(c) a supporting statement from the supervisor of the thesis.
The Selection Committee for the Scholarship shall consist of the Convener of the Scholarships Committee, or a nominee, and the Chairperson of the History Department or a nominee; and a representative of the Donor, the Wellington Historical and Early Settlers' Association.
How and when do students learn of the decision?
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
It is a condition of the Scholarship that the student shall be required to give an address to the Wellington Historical and Early Settlers' Association on the subject of the thesis. This address will usually be given in June the year after the Scholarship is made. Applicants who are unsure of their availability should raise this issue when applying.
History Department, Victoria University.
Who else has information about this award?
For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:
The Scholarships Office
Victoria University of Wellington
PO Box 600
Phone: (04) 463 5113 or (04)463 5557
Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently.
© Victoria University of Wellington 2015
This information comes from BreakOut, the only comprehensive collection of awards, scholarships and grants for New Zealanders. It is maintained by the Funding Information Service and if you're viewing this from a Victoria University of Wellington computer, you can use BreakOut free of charge here.
External Scholarships, University of Wollongong, Australia, 11 days ago
ARC Research Hub for Australian Steel Manufacturing The Steel Research Hub will be the centrepiece for collaborative steel research in Australia, striving to deliver breakthrough product and proce...
Masters In Enterprise Uk/Eu Excellence Scholarship, University of Leeds, Europe, 3 days ago
16882 Masters in Enterprise UK/EU Excellence Scholarship Leeds University Business School Are you eligible?: I'm from... and I want to go to... Sorry, we could not check whether you are eligible. ...
Flinders University :Cheryl Ann Keatley Scholarship, Flinders University, Australia, 26 days ago
Opening Date: 09-01-2015 Closing Date: 06-03-2015 DESCRIPTION Generous donations to honour the contribution made by Cheryl Ann Keatley to aged care and continence education, have enabled the estab...
Latin America And Santander Scholarships, WMG (Warwick Manufacturing Group), University of Warwick, Europe, 17 days ago
Description All students from Central and South America applying for a WMG Masters Course to begin October 2015 will automatically be entitled to a 20% tuition fee discount. That is a discount of ...
Ulster Santander Scholarships, University of Ulster, Europe, 17 days ago
Description We are offering two Scholarships each to the value of £5,000. The Scholarships are intended for study at either undergraduate or postgraduate level. Applicants for the Scholarships sho...
Te Putahi Purehuroa Postgraduate Scholarships, Massey University, New Zealand, 20 days ago
Closing date: to be announced These scholarships were established by Te Putahi a Toi - the School of Maori Art, Knowledge and Education in partnership with the Office of the AVC Maori and Pasifika...