Laurie Cameron Scholarship 2019/2020 for Masters and PhD Students at Victoria University of Wellington

Laurie Cameron Scholarship 2019/2020 for Masters and PhD Students at Victoria University of Wellington

Deadline: September 15, 2019

Applications are open for the Laurie Cameron Scholarship 2019/2020 for Masters and PhD Students. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is undertaking research at Victoria University of Wellington on the interactions and relationship between the public and private sectors in the area of policy and management.

The Laurie Cameron Scholarship was established in 2006 in memory of the late Laurie Cameron C.B.E., Q.S.M., by his family. Laurie Cameron was a long-time and committed member of the Board of the Institute of Policy Studies at Victoria University, which he chaired for several years. He was especially concerned to ensure private sector engagement with issues of governance, and to promote understanding of the ethical basis of behaviour in both the public and private sectors.

Scholarship

  • Scholarship worth approximately $2,500 will be offered (subject to funds available)

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be undertaking research at Victoria University of Wellington on the interactions and relationship between the public and private sectors in the area of policy and management
  • Applicants must be enrolled in either in one of the School of Government’s  Post-experience programmes (Masters of Public Management, Masters of Public Policy, Masters of Strategic Studies), or a student undertaking a Masters of Commerce and Administration, or a Masters of Arts
  • PhD students undertaking a PhD in the area of public/private sector relations in policy and management are also eligible

Selection Process

Recipient will be decided by a panel that includes the Head of School of Government and appropriate staff from the school. Selection will be based on academic merit and research proposal.

Application

Scholarship specific documentation include:

  • A brief outline of research proposal
  • A statement on how the scholarship fund would be used

Click here to apply

For more information, visit Laurie Cameron Scholarship.

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