IRL PhD Scholarships in Science or Business, New Zealand

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IRL PhD Scholarships in Science or Business, New Zealand

The relevance of the intended research to IRL’s research and commercial interests plus academic merit and research potential

Study Subject : Science or Business

Employer : Victoria University of Wellington

Level : PhD

IRL PhD Scholarship Description :

The IRL PhD Scholarships in Science or Business at Victoria University of Wellington have been established by Industrial Research Ltd in recognition of its very close relationship with the University, and particularly with its Faculties of Science, Engineering, and, more recently, with the Victoria Management School within the Faculty of Commerce and Administration.

Specifically, they will assist in fostering entrepreneurial and commercial skills among young New Zealand scientists to help the country maximize the commercial return from innovative scientific research.

The PhD Scholarships have been established through the Victoria University Foundation.

Applications are invited from postgraduate students undertaking a PhD degree at Victoria University of Wellington in the Faculty of Science, Faculty of Engineering or the Victoria Management School of the University’s Faculty of Commerce and Administration.

It is expected that the successful applicants will be working on a thesis of direct relevance to IRL’s research and commercial interests.

Scholarship Application Deadline : Monday 1st November 2010.

For further scholarship information and application visit this page : http://www.victoria.ac.nz/scholarship/forms/IRL-regs.pdf