Tait Communications Research Scholarship


This scholarship encourages research related to Critical Information and Communications Technology (CICT) at the University. It is available to graduates who are intending to undertake thesis research in CICT that is of relevance to the current interests of Tait Communications. Preference will be given to applicants undertaking relevant research in conjunction with the Wireless Research Centre at the University.

Tait Communications' interests are varied and include Internet of Things and Network of Networks.

Normally, scholarships for master's students are available annually, and scholarships for PhD students are available once every three years.

For additional information about this scholarship please contact Dr Graeme Woodward at UC's Wireless Research Centre.

The online application system requires you to have a myUC account; you must register with myUC prior to applying online for a scholarship. The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.
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Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or holders of New Zealand residence class visas. The scholarship is tenable by full-time PhD and master's thesis students.

$15,000 or $30,000 per annum
1 or 3 years
Closing Dates
01 Nov 2018

How to apply for this scholarship

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 on-line 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.


Application required only. General (any College). Postgraduate. Domestic Students.


While every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct, applicants are advised to check the application forms and regulations for eligibility criteria, scholarship value and tenure, and closing dates.