Student Summer Scholarship Award
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- What does the scholarship get me?
- Length of award
- Number of awards offered
- Purpose of award
- Selection criteria
- What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
- How do students apply?
- Decision makers
- Additional information
- For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
What does the scholarship get me?
Up to $1,600
Closing dates for applications
Next: 1 October 2019
Length of award
Up to 8 weeks.
Number of awards offered
Purpose of award
The Student Summer Scholarship Award aims to encourage students to develop their interest in companion animal welfare.
Applications are welcomed from students studying at a New Zealand University, Polytechnic or PTE. New Zealand citizens or permanent residents studying at a University, Polytechnic or PTE abroad are also eligible to apply.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
Student recipients of the award are required to submit a written report on their project. A template will be provided. This report should be prepared as far as possible in the format of a manuscript to be published in a scientific journal. Reports should be clear and concise. In addition to the report, student recipients must provide (separately) a brief account (less than 500 words) of their project written in an easily accessible style suitable for inclusion in newsletters, websites or on social media platforms. This report should explain the background of the study any key findings and their benefit to companion animal welfare. Where possible student scholars should provide photographs illustrating the project and the animals involved.
How do students apply?
The NZCAT may invite successful applicants to present their findings at a locally held events or meetings.
For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
New Zealand Companion Animal Trust (NZCAT)
C/- PO Box 43221, Auckland 2153
021 133 1728
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. The administrator of this record last updated this information in July 2019.