The scholarship aims to assist any Honours, Masters or PhD students undertaking courses/research in the English department at Victoria University of Wellington, or students who have completed their undergraduate studies at Victoria University of Wellington and are currently enrolled in postgraduate study of English at an approved overseas institution. The scholarship is offered to New Zealand citizens and permanent residents only.
Value: Approximately NZD $2,000 (subject to funds available).
Applications for each year close on 31 March.
This scholarship has been established by Lloyd Geering in memory of his wife Elaine Geering. Elaine, who was undertaking a PhD in English Literature at Victoria University of Wellington up until the time of her death in 2001, was particularly interested in Old English and Medieval Literature.
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