2017 NPM Doctoral Bridging Grants
Purpose: NPM's Doctoral Bridging Grants are designed to provide assistance to PhD candidates to complete and submit their doctoral thesis, or to prepare and publish outputs from their doctoral research.
Eligibility: Applicants must be Māori researchers who are based at one of Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga's Partner Institutions and who are currently registered and in the final year of their doctoral degree; or who have recently submitted a thesis for examination or recently completed the final requirements for a doctoral degree and wish to publish their work.
Candidates who are in receipt of any other significant income during this period of doctoral completion or publishing are not eligible.
Tenure: up to 3 months maximum.
Value: up to $2500 per award. At least 5 awarded.
Applications: Applications close 1 May 2017 at 4 pm.
Applicants should allow one month for the application selection process to take place after the advertised closing date. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application at the earliest opportunity.
The following information and actions are required - with applications to be made online (see form and details below):
- Proposed programme of work
- Two page (max) Curriculum Vitae with the names and contact details of two referees
- Cover letter including your research achievements and future plans
- Supervisor's support letter
Please ensure you download the Programme of Work template below, complete it and upload with this application.