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Angelo South Pacific Postgraduate Scholarship in Law in New Zealand

Here is a great Scholarship Opportunity for Pacific Students to study in New Zealand. In particular, the scholarship recognises his close involvement with the development of academic legal studies at the University of the South Pacific and the long standing commitment of the Victoria University Law Faculty to the South Pacific.

Scholarships Program
- Masters
- PhD.

Field of Study:  Law

Selection criteria

The Scholarship is tenable to a Law graduate from the Pacific Islands with a first class academic record, who plans to undertake, or is currently undertaking, a Master’s degree at the Victoria University Law Faculty, either by thesis or by course work, or a Postgraduate Diploma. The applicant should be planning on a legal career in academic service, or in government or community service. Priority will be given to a student living in the Pacific Islands but Pacific students resident in New Zealand may also be considered.
The Scholarship may also be awarded to a third or fourth year student of the Victoria University Law Faculty who wishes to enrol for a trimester at the Law Faculty of the University of the South Pacific. This award may be made in the same year as the award above.
Number of awards offered

A scholarship may be offered annually in each of the categories; subject to available funding.

Scholarship Awards

  • The Scholarship covers one return economy class airfare and fees (whether at international or domestic level) for the LLM or Postgraduate Diploma.
  • For the Victoria University third or fourth year student intending to undertake one trimester at the University of the South Pacific, the value of the scholarship is one return economy airfare to Wellington.

Tenure of award

Up to one academic year.

How to apply for this scholarship

  • Download the 'Application Form' from the link.
  • Victoria University students wishing to apply for study at the University of the South Pacific should contact Professor Tony Angelo, Faculty of Law, University of Wellington directly to discuss application by the 1 October.

Download Application Form              or visit: Official Website 

Closing dates for applications

01/10/2017          and    01/10/2018

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