University of Canterbury F A Hayek Scholarship in Economics or Political Science for International Students

    F A Hayek Scholarship in Economics or Political Science

    Course(s) Offered: Economics, Political Science
    Course Level: Honours, Masters
    Provider: University of Canterbury
    Country to Study in: New Zealand

    Scholarship Description
    Each year, the university of Canterbury offer the F A Hayek scholarship for both domestic and international students at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand.

    This F A Hayek Scholarship supports students toward study for an honours or master’s degree in the Economics or Political Science at the University. It was established in 1994 by a gift from Alan Gibbs.

    The general conditions for the F A Hayek Scholarship are as for the University of Canterbury Master’s Scholarships. The scholarship is open for domestic and international students.

    The scholarship is tenable by students enrolled in a programme for a master’s or an honours degree in Economics or Political Science at the University with a course weighting in the range 0.75-1.50 EFTS. Such a programme must include a research component of at least 30 points.

    The scholarship is tenable in either part one or part two of a two-year master’s degree programme. It is also tenable for 180-point, one-year master’s degrees offered by the Department of Political Science or the Department of Economics and Finance.

    Eligible groups
    Citizens of ALL countries

    Participating Institutions
    The Department of Political Science or the Department of Economics and Finance, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

    Fields of study
    Economics or Political Science

    Number of awards
    One scholarship is available annually. However, in any year, the University Council may elect to offer two scholarships

    Sponsorship duration
    The tenure is one year

    Scholarship benefits
    The scholarship recipient will receive an amount of $16,500

    Method of Application
    You may apply through the official scholarship webpage (link to it is below) approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link on that webpage to the on-line system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located on that same webpage.

    It is important to read the Scholarship Guidelines, and also to visit the official webpage (link to it is below) for complete details and to start your application.

    The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date. Closing date for applications is 15th October, 2018

    The University of Canterbury is New Zealand’s second oldest university. It was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand. Its original campus was in the Christchurch Central City, but in 1961 when it became an independent university it also began moving out of its original neo-gothic buildings, which were re-purposed as the Christchurch Arts Centre.

    Application Deadline: 15 October 2018
    Open to International Applicants: Yes



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