The MSA Charitable Trust PhD Scholarship invites postgraduate students who are admitted to the PhD programme at The University of Auckland Business School to undertake research on a topic which is judged by the selection committee to have the potential to impact on New Zealand business and/or business development in a globalising world.
Worth of Award: The award is worth Up to $25,000 pa

  • The basis of selection will be potential academic merit; an assessment of the quality of the proposed topic of the research and its potential impact on New Zealand business and/or business development; and an assessment of the applicant’s ability to complete the thesis in a timely manner.
  • Consideration will also be given to leadership potential, potential contribution to industry, past study and experience in areas relevant to the proposed topic, written and verbal communication capabilities, interpersonal abilities, project management skills and demonstrated skills as a self-starter.

How to Apply

  • Applications are made to the Scholarships Office.
  • The timing of the availability of the Scholarship will be advertised from time to time. It is strongly recommended that potential applicants discuss the Scholarship with the Director of the PhD Programme prior to making an application.

Do you have questions about how to apply? Email the University of Auckland Scholarship Office: [email protected]
Deadline: application closes on July 1, 2014
Click here for details and to apply online