Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Alexander Crawford Scholarships at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

History or background of award
Founded by Alexander Crawford, of Miramar, who in the year 1935 bequeathed to the Victoria University of Wellington the sum of $6,000 for the establishment of two scholarships open to both sexes on certain
conditions stated in his Will.

Purpose of award
Available to students who are enrolled in the final year of a first Bachelor's degree and pursuing a full-time programme of study. At least one of the scholarships will be available to a suitable student from the Faculty of Science.

Selection criteria
Applicants must have been bona fide residents in the City of Wellington for a period of at least five years prior to the granting of the Scholarship. Attendance at a school beyond the City of Wellington shall not necessarily disqualify a candidate, if the candidate is in other respects a bona fide Wellington resident.

Number of awards offered
Four each year

Value to be determined by income

Tenure of award
One year

Payments shall be made in two equal installments. Payments shall be subject to the recommendation of the Academic Board.

Closing dates for applications
Saturday 31 March 2012
Sunday 31 March 2013

How do students apply?
Application form the scholarships office or click here

Decision makers
The award of the scholarship is entirely at the discretion of the Scholarships Committee.

How and when do students learn of the decision?

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
The Committee may at any time terminate a Scholarship on receipt of a report that the scholar is not fulfilling the conditions of the tenure of the Scholarship or is unworthy of it.The Scholarship may not be held together with the Emily Lilias Johnston Scholarship.

Additional information

Who else has information about this award?

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:

The Scholarships Office
Victoria University of Wellington
PO Box 600
New Zealand
Phone: (04) 463 5113 or (04)463 5557
E-mail: scholarships-office@vuw.ac.nz

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently.

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