Fund Details
Gertrude Ardagh Holmes Bursary Fund
Award Amount
Up to $600


The purpose of this fund is to assist students of ability and good character to commence or to continue their studies at the University of Canterbury, who would otherwise, by reason of their financial circumstances, be unable to do so or be seriously handicapped in doing so.

Value/Benefits: Financial assistance with the costs associated with university study, to a value of up to $600

Level of Study: Any

Closing Date: 5:00 pm (NZT) 31 March (Applications open approximately 8 weeks before this date)

Tenure: Not applicable

Number Available Annually: Varies

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Not applicable

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Not applicable

For more information please read the regulations, click here.

Special Eligibility Requirements:

Preference shall be given to students who desire to undertake a medical course

Additional Information:

The funds for these bursaries were established in 1961 by a bequest under the will of thelate Gertrude Ardagh Holmes.

The value of a bursary shall be as determined by the Council.

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

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Subject of Study
  • Any (I would like a general award)
    Equity Awards
      Level of Study
      • School Leaver (First year undergraduate)
      • Undergraduate
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      • UC graduates
      • Honours
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        • Domestic
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          • General (Any Faculty/School)
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            Application Closing Month
            • March
              Award Type
              • Any
              • Fund
                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                3 Feb 2022
                Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone):
                31 Mar 2022 5:00 PM