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The Edward & Isabel Kidson Scholarship

The funds for these scholarships are provided by the income from a bequest made to the University of New Zealand in 1959 by Isabel Maria Kidson, to enable New Zealand university graduates who have shown ability in physics or a combination of physics and mathematics to undertake postgraduate study in meteorology or some other branch of science, either in New Zealand or overseas.

Eligibility

Applicants should be graduates of a New Zealand university, be of good character and have shown ability in physics or a combination of physics and mathematics. 

Preference will be given to (in order):

  1. past pupils of Nelson Boys' College
  2. graduates of the University of Canterbury.

Value and number awarded

$6,000 per annum for up to three years.

Up to three scholarships can be awarded each year.

Closing date

1 October (NZDT)

How to apply

Read the Regulations.

Apply here.

Decisions made

December