Scholarship

Edward Gibbon Wakefield Doctoral Scholarship

Description

The scholarship is endowed by Mrs Priscilla Wakefield Mitchell of Totnes, Devon, in memory of her great, great uncle Edward Gibbon Wakefield and his three brothers all of whom inspired the founding of New Zealand. The scholarship is also dedicated to the memory of Mrs Mitchell's grandfather Charles Marcus Wakefield, the distinguished diarist, who surveyed so much of early Canterbury; and lastly to the memory of her brother Edward Roger Wakefield killed in action in the Balkans in World War II serving with the Commandos. Roger Wakefield was a graduate of Christ Church, Oxford.

Notes to the Regulations (PDF, 37KB)

APPLYING FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP
The online application system will begin accepting applications approximately eight weeks before the closing date.
Apply on-line

Eligibility

Doctoral study in creative arts or humanities

Amount
Unspecified
Tenure
1 year
Closing Dates
01 Nov 2020

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.

Keywords

Application required only. College of Arts. Postgraduate. Domestic Students.

Disclaimer

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.