The New Zealand Federation of Graduate Women (Wellington Branch) (NZFGW) established this PhD scholarship to build knowledge and leadership to enhance the status of women in New Zealand.
The ideal candidate will be an exceptional woman who will make a significant contribution to the advancement of women's academic achievement in New Zealand. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute fully to the economic and social fabric and performance of the country through the knowledge contribution of her doctoral studies and her on-going leadership influence post completion.
Number of awards offered
One scholarship will be awarded.
Tenure of award
The scholarship will be held for up to three years.