Doctoral Scholarships for International Students at Massey University in New Zealand 2013
About Scholarship: Doctoral Scholarships and Doctoral Scholarships for Maori are offered for the purpose of encouraging postgraduate research at Massey University and are awarded on academic ranking.
– Up to 10 Vice-Chancellor’s Doctoral Scholarships are offered each year. Priority will be given to domestic students.
– A designated number of Doctoral Scholarships are offered each year to applicants with a high Honours degree.
-One Doctoral Scholarship for Maori students will be awarded each year.
The awarding of any Doctoral Scholarship is discretionary and is dependent upon funding.
Study: Course offered by the university
Course Level: Doctoral
Scholarship By: Massey University
Location: New Zealand
Number of Awards: 11
Duration: The tenure of the Doctoral Scholarships shall commence by either 1 June (October round) or by 1 December (July round). No deferrals beyond these dates are permitted, except, in exceptional circumstances, with the express written approval from the Dean of the Graduate Research School.
Doctoral Scholarships: The value of the Doctoral Scholarship shall be $25,000 per annum to a maximum of 3 years. Recipients are responsible for the payment of their fees.
Vice Chancellor’s Doctoral Scholarship: The value of the Vice Chancellor’s Doctoral Scholarship shall be $28,000 per annum to a maximum of 3 years. Recipients are responsible for the payment of their fees.
-The Doctoral Scholarships are open to persons who are enrolled or eligible to enrol full-time for a research paper of 120 credits during a 12 month period towards a Doctoral degree at Massey University.
-A full-time candidate will be expected to work 40 – 50 hours per week on their Doctoral qualification.
-Part-time applicants are not eligible. Applicants already holding a PhD are not eligible to apply.
-Consideration will normally only be given to students with a GPA of 7.0 or better (on a 9 point scale, or 3.7 on a 4 point scale), or an A- average or better in graduate level papers.
-Applicants who are completing Honours or Master’s Thesis or research report must be due to submit by the end of the year (for October applications).
-Applicants holding academic qualifications from all countries other than New Zealand, Australia, Germany, Switzerland, or the United States of America must arrange a course by course evaluation
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Apply: By email
Further Information: http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/other-scholarships/search-results/en/search-results_home.cfm?page=award_display&scholarship_id=188