Learn how to apply for the Sir Hugh Kawharu Masters Scholarship for Innovation in Science.
The purpose of the Scholarship is to support and encourage masters level study by Māori in the sciences. The Scholarship is applicable across a broad range of science disciplines including the physical, mathematical and computational, earth, environment, marine, social, health, biological, biomedical, human, and behavioural sciences.
Applicants must complete the application form, with a brief personal statement (maximum 300 words) addressing the objectives of the Kawharu Foundation and how the Kawharu Scholarship would assist them towards achieving their career goals. Applicants will also need to provide an academic transcript and provide a reference from an academic supervisor, lecturer, or community leader, who can attest to their abilities.
Applicants must also meet the eligibility criteria below.
Each Scholarship recipient will be required to provide a progress report after completion of the first six months of their studies.
To be eligible applicants must:
Applicants suitability for the scholarship will be assessed on:
Applicants will need to complete the Sir Hugh Kawharu Masters Scholarship for Innovation in Science Form, and the relevant supporting documentation.
Please send completed applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org