Scholarships and Internships

The GeoHealth Laboratory had a number of PhD, Masters and Internship students supported through scholarships and supervision. The projects are closely related to the Ministry of Health interests and students have the opportunities for collaboration. 

Below are open calls for scholarships and information for the Masters of Applied Science for Public Health (MASPH) with the possibilty of a Ministry of Health funded scholarship.


PhD Scholarship - APPLY NOW!

The GeoHealth Laboratory has an open scholarship for 3 years to work on a project linked to Māori, health and GIS.

This call is open until a suitable applicant is identified.

If you are interested or if you have specific questions, then please contact Prof. Simon Kingham (


Masters Scholarships available

The new Master of Spatial Analysis for Public Health (MSAPH) combines expertise on public health issues with GIS technologies. Spatial health data is fundamental to assess hazards from environmental exposure and the impact of health intervention towards the well-being of communities.

Students enrolled in the MASPH have the possiblity to apply for one of the $NZ 5,000 scholarships.