A N V Dobbs Memorial Scholarship
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- What does the scholarship get me?
- Closing dates for applications
- 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?
- How and when do students learn of the decision?
- Decision makers
- History or background of award
- For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
What does the scholarship get me?
Varies year to year
Closing dates for applications
Next: 31 October 2019
Applications close on 31 October each year.
Length of award
Up to three years.
Number of awards offered
Purpose of award
To financially assist Year 13 students from Christchurch Boys' High School who are going on to university study.
Preference is given to students studying economics as part of a Bachelors degree.
Extended scholarships are awarded to successful applicants in each year of university study, at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
A satisfactory academic performance must be maintained.
How do students apply?
How and when do students learn of the decision?
By letter following a meeting of the selection committee.
Headmaster of Christchurch Boys' High School and Head of Department Commerce.
History or background of award
This scholarship was established by Mrs Gwendoline Dobbs in 1994 in memory of her late husband and Christchurch Boys' High School Old Boy, Arthur Newman Vickery Dobbs CBE who died in 1988. Mr Dobbs was former Director General of Education. The ANV Dobbs Memorial Scholarship commemorates his lifelong work and interest in education. Public Trust manages the funding for the scholarships.
For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
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 April 2019.