Study Area(s): Humanities; Law
Scholarship Level: Masters Research
Closing Date(s): 1 July
Tenure: One year
Number offered: One
Value: A stipend of $17,000 plus domestic tuition fees
This scholarship is available to give one graduate student an opportunity to contribute to ‘Scots Law and British Colonialism’, a three-year project supported by the Royal Society of New Zealand Te Apārangi Marsden Fund.
The student will enrol for a research-only Masters in the History Programme at Victoria University of Wellington, working under the project’s principal investigator, Dr Valerie Wallace.
- Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree, preferably with Honours, and be enrolled or intending to enrol in a full-time Master’s by thesis in the History Programme at Victoria University of Wellington.
- Preference will be given to students with a background degree in History or related disciplines such as Law or Scottish Studies.
A completed online application must be submitted by 4.30 pm on the closing date. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. Any required supporting documentation (including references) must also be received by 4.30 pm on the closing date in order for the application to be considered.
Applications will normally open one month prior to the closing date. If no application link is provided below, check back again closer to the closing date. Contact us if you have any queries.
Scholarship specific documentation
- A statement outlining the desired area of research and intended research project.
- A reference (to be requested via the online application).
The successful recipient will be selected by Dr Valerie Wallace on the basis of academic merit and in consultation with the Head of School and other appropriate academic staff.
Regulations and conditions
For further information on the project or to see a list of possible research topics, please contact Valerie.Wallace@vuw.ac.nz
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