Fehl Charitable Trust Scholarships

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What does the scholarship get me?

Up to $3,000

Closing dates for applications

Next: 1 May 2021

Applications close with the Scholarships Office on 1 June in the year of the award.

Length of award

One Year

Number of awards offered

Two or more

Purpose of award

The main purpose of these Scholarships is to encourage and support students undertaking study in Music, especially where this funding would make a significant contribution to their financial needs.

Selection criteria

To take up and be paid the Scholarships candidates must be enrolled and have paid the fees, or arranged to pay the fees, for full-time enrolment in their second or subsequent year of undergraduate study or any year of postgraduate study in the School of Music.
Students studying a conjoint degree programme are eligible to apply.

The basis of selection will be academic merit and demonstrated financial need.
Financial need will be determined by a range of factors including previous or current eligibility for a StudyLink Student Allowance, and personal and financial circumstances.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

The Scholarship may be held concurrently with any other award or grant as long as a) the terms of that award or grant permit and b) the University of Auckland Council is informed and approves.

How do students apply?

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.
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How and when do students learn of the decision?

By letter or email, approximately 6 weeks after the application closing date.

Decision makers

The Scholarships will be awarded by the University of Auckland Council upon the recommendation of a Selection Committee comprising the Head of the School of Music (or nominee), one member of Academic Staff of the School of Music, as appointed by the Head of the School of Music and one representative of the Donor (appointed by sponsors or trustees).

History or background of award

The Fehl Charitable Trust Scholarships were established in 2014 and are funded by Rae and Peter Fehl.

Additional information

The Scholarships are tenable by students who are citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand.
The Scholarship will be paid in one instalment in the second semester.

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact

The Scholarship Office
The University of Auckland
+64 9 373 7599


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 February 2021.