University of Canterbury – Sir Neil Isaac Scholarship in Environmental Science is open for International Students The scholarship allows Masters, PhD level programm(s) in the field of Environmental Science taught at University of Canterbury The deadline of the scholarhip is .
University of Canterbury – Sir Neil Isaac Scholarship in Environmental Science is available to undertake Masters, PhD level programs at University of Canterbury.
Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.
- Environmental Science
students from all countries are eligible.
The scholarship award is $20,000 per annum, for a period of 2 to 3 years.
Recipients studying for a Master’s degree may hold the scholarship during both Part I and Part II of their degree programme. The scholarship will be available for the period necessary for a student to complete 2.00 EFTS in the case of a Master’s student, or 3.00 EFTS in the case of a PhD student.
The scholarship is tenable while the recipient is enrolled full-time in a programme for a Master’s or PhD degree at the University of Canterbury, working in environmental science or environmental conservation under the supervision of a member of the University of Canterbury staff. Applicants must undertake research on the environment, which may involve the application of environmental sciences in the broadest sense to the study of environmental problems or environmental conservation.
In recommending the award, the Committee will consider general suitability of the candidate, including academic achievement; character; and ability to pursue research.
Applications open 8 weeks before the application deadline. The next application opens around end of September.
The application deadlines for the scholarship are 30 November 2020 and 31 May 2021 for studies commencing AY 2021. Candidates must provide a one-A4-page research proposal to indicate that their research is aligned with the research interests of a staff member of the University of Canterbury.