Deadline:

1 November 2019.

Location:

New Zealand.

( Partially Funded)

Description

Susan Price Scholarship – Victoria University of Wellington

This Scholarship was established by Susan Price, through the Victoria University Foundation, to assist postgraduate studies and to encourage students to use the Collection in their research.

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The Susan Price Collection, in the National Library of New Zealand, is a research collection of quality children’s books published mainly in Britain, America, Australia and New Zealand from the 1930’s until the present day.

Number offered: One award available every two years.

Specializations for studying on this opportunity:

  • English.
  • History.
  • Librarianship.
  • Creative Writing.
  • Education.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

One year.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The Scholarship shall be awarded to a student enrolled in a Masters or PhD programme at Victoria University, or to an honours student undertaking a research essay on an appropriate topic who intends to undertake research that will make use of the Susan Price Collection.
  • Students undertaking courses in English, History, Librarianship, Creative Writing or Education are eligible, if their focus is on children’s literature, writing, or development in regard to writing or reading.
  • The selection will be made on academic merit and a one-page research proposal.
  • The award may be held together with other scholarships and prizes.
  •  The award may be held by a student who has not previously studied at Victoria University.
  • The award is open to international students as well as New Zealand citizens and permanent residents.
  • All offers of the Scholarship will be conditional upon the recipient being fully enrolled in a full-year programme (full-time will be at the level of points considered by Studylink as full-time) within the stipulated criteria and tenure of the scholarship. No payment of the Scholarship will be made until this condition is met.
  • The Scholarship cannot be deferred to a later year.
  • Should the recipient withdraw from Victoria during the tenure of this scholarship or fail to achieve a satisfactory progress, partial repayment of the Scholarship will normally be expected. Recipients must advise the Scholarships Office if they intend to withdraw.
  • Recipients are expected to act as Ambassadors for Victoria University and participate in appropriate events or marketing if requested.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The scholarship amount is up to $ 2000.

How to Apply

First Step: A completed online application must be submitted by 4:30pm on the closing date. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted,Any required supporting documentation (including references) must also be received by 4:30pm on the closing date in order for the application to be considered.

Note: 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 the univeristy if you have any queries.

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This Scholarship Published by:
“Nader Mondy Wadei / Egypt”

Reviewed by “ Mona Awad / Egypt
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MARJ3 Scholarships team