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Kate Edger Master's Degree Awards

To assist women graduates to carry out full-time study for a Master’s Degree at an approved Institute in the Auckland area. The awards will be made for a year of study that includes either coursework and/or a research component.

Award value: $8,000 Number available: Maximum 8
Provider: Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust

Applications for 2022 have closed

Closing date

24 January 2022


Applicants for a Master’s Degree Award must be:
a) women;
b) New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents;
c) enrolled or preparing to enrol full time for a Master’s Degree at one of the following
Institutes: the University of Auckland, the Albany Campus of Massey University, AUT
University, Manukau Institute of Technology, Unitec, Whitecliffe College of Art, or Laidlaw

In making these awards, the selection committee shall give consideration to:
a) applicant’s academic record;
b) applicant’s referees’ reports;
c) applicant’s need for financial assistance;
d) applicant’s aspirations for the future;
e) any special circumstances e.g. family responsibilities, personal disability, considered

Each applicant for these awards must submit her application on the current prescribed
application form, together with:
a) a certified copy or statutory declaration of her academic record (this can be in the form of a
certified digital document from the tertiary institution);
b) a certified copy of evidence of status as a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident;
c) confirmation that confidential references have been sought from two referees.

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Click here for full criteria and application form