New Zealand and overseas students now have the opportunity to apply for the F A Hayek scholarships at University of Canterbury. This scholarship call is available to students who wish to pursue either a master’s studies or Honours course in Political Science or Economics. If you are one of them then don’t wait until later to apply!
The University of Canterbury is the second oldest higher educational institution in New Zealand. It was formed in 1873 as a Canterbury College. The University was initially housed in a grand stone buildings located on a central city block. The University offers a wide range of postgraduate and undergraduate courses in over 70 subjects, from zoology to accountancy. It has the most encompassing network of field stations for both staff research and student of any New Zealand higher educational institutions. It has stations at Cass, Kaikoura, Harihari (South Westland), Westport, even Antarctica and the sub-Antarctic Snares Islands. Canterbury also has its pride in Tekapo, which is a premier astronomical research facility located at Mount John. In addition to that the University also operates a field station situated in Nigeria which is part of a project called Nigerian Montane Forest.
As a matter of fact, Canterbury is ranked in the top 1% of higher educational institutions across the globe. The University truly is a holistic place of learning, for it is made up of seven remarkable dimensions. Students will be provided with an excellent educational foundation. That way, the y will be able to turn into it into an awesome career. The courses of this institution offers hands-on experience in the workplace. Students will be helped to make connections which count in the real world.
This year, applications for the F A Hayek scholarships at University of Canterbury are open. This call aims to provide financial support to qualified students. The F A Hayek award was formed in 1994 as a gift presented by Alan Gibbs.
The award is tenable by students who are enrolled in either an Honours or master’s program in Political Science or Economics. The scholarship is worth $ 16,500 in value and will be tenable for one year. This grant is tenable for 180-point, one year master’s program.
- Candidates must be an overseas student or Australian citizen
- Candidates must enrol in a master’s or honours program in either Political Science or Economics at the University
- The course they are taking must weight in the range of 0.75 to 1.50 EFTS. It must include a research component of a minimum of 30 points
How and When to Apply
In order to apply for the F A Hayek scholarships at University of Canterbury, you must head over to this page and complete online submission. Please apply no later than October 15, 2019 as no late submissions will be taken into consideration, doesn’t matter if you are qualified for the award.
Note that, you are allowed to apply through the aforementioned site approx. eight weeks prior to the closing date of the scholarship application.