Puke Ariki Trust Scholarship

The Puke Ariki Trust Scholarship supports the studies of a postgraduate student whose research relates to Taranaki’s social history, adding to the body of knowledge associated with Taranaki, or for a Puke Ariki staff member to support a professional exchange, professional development or research that benefits the strategic directions of Puke Ariki.

The scholarship is awarded annually and provides up to a maximum of $15,000.

2020 Applications

Applications for the 2020 Puke Ariki Trust Scholarship close on 20 March 2020.

To apply please forward details of your research, professional development or exchange proposal (including supervisor support if a university student) and a CV (including academic history and a copy of your official academic record), to:

Dr Anne Eddy
Information Services Officer | Kaiāwhina Ratonga Rangahau
Puke Ariki
Private Bag 2025
New Plymouth

If you have any questions regarding the scholarship, please email Dr Anne Eddy  or phone 06 759 6060 Ext. 7851 with any queries regarding this scholarship.

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George Mason Charitable Trust Scholarships

The George Mason Charitable Trust Scholarships were established in 2002 by New Plymouth businessman and entrepreneur Dr George Mason.

The scholarships are awarded to postgraduate students who are researching an aspect of Taranaki's natural history. 

They consist of a maximum of $7,500 for PhD research and $5,000 for Masters or honours level research.

2020 Applications

Applications  are now closed for the 2020 year.

If you have any questions regarding the scholarship, please contact us.

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