Fund Details
Geography Students Conference Fund
Award Amount
Up to $500


The purpose of this fund is to financially assist Master’s and PhD research thesis students in the Department of Geography with expenses involved in attending conferences.

Value/Benefits: Grants-in-aid (not normally exceeding $500 in value)

Level of Study: Master's (by thesis); Doctoral

Closing Date:
31 March or 30 September

Tenure: Not applicable

Number Available Annually: Varies

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Students must be enrolled at the University of Canterbury in one of the following courses – ENVR690, ENVR790, GEOG690, GEOG695, GEOG790 or GISC690. In addition, the senior supervisor for the ENVR690 and ENVR790 courses must be an academic in the Department of Geography

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Not applicable

For more information please read the regulations, click here.

Additional Information:

The fund was raised by Geography graduates and associates, and the Canterbury Branch of the New Zealand Geographical Society, to commemorate the golden jubilee of the Department of Geography in 1987.

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

Search Filters:

Subject of Study
  • Geography
    Equity Awards
      Level of Study
      • Postgraduate
      • Masters
      • Doctoral
        Domestic/International Students
        • Domestic
        • International
          • Science
            Application Closing Month
            • March
            • September
              Award Type
              • Any
              • Fund
              • Grant
                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                3 Feb 2023
                Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone):
                31 Mar 2023 5:00 PM