The representative body for New Zealand’s eight universities.
The New Zealand Vice-Chancellors' Committee website.
The funds for this scholarship are provided by the income from a bequest made by Mrs Elsie Violet Wells. The scholarship supports postgraduate students at Master's level to carry out research in the fields of medicine, veterinary science, agriculture, psychology, psychiatry or theology.
The fields of research in which the scholarships will be tenable for the years 2017 to 2021 are as follows:
Applicants will be:
The value of each award is $2,000.
Normally one scholarship is awarded each year.
Each award shall be tenable for one year and that year shall be the thesis year of a Master's degree.
1 October at 5pm (NZ time)