Angus Ross Travel Scholarship in History

Each year, the University of Otago offers one NZ$1,000 of Angus Ross Travel Scholarship in History. Eligible candidates should be PhD students of the University. They must be conducting conducting historically-focused research. The closing date of application is 1 November each year.

Scholarship Description
Established by the family of Angus Ross in 2010, the Angus Ross Travel Scholarship in History is intended to assist PhD candidates studying history with the costs associated with off-campus field and archival research.

Award Value
One NZ $1,000 will be given to the winning students.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD Program in historical fields.

Place of Study
At the University of Otago, New Zealand.

Eligibility and Criteria
This Angus Ross Travel Scholarship is open to:

  • University of Otago PhD students
  • conducting historically-focused research (preference will be given to candidates primarily based in the Department of History and Art History)
  • conducting off-campus field or archival research in the year of which the scholarship is awarded (the year following)
  • Note that this scholarship is not intended to support travel to a conference. Previous recipients are not eligible to apply for the scholarship in subsequent years.

Applicants’  Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Application Instruction
Please click the link below to see the procedure of the application.

Submission Deadline
1 November each year.

Website and Application Link