Fund Details
Joan Burns Memorial Scholarship in History
Award Amount
Stipend equal to domestic tuition fees for 1.00 EFTS


The purpose of this scholarship is to recognise and support academic excellence by Honours and Master’s students in History at the University of Canterbury.

a. Financial assistance with the costs associated with university study, to the equivalent of University of Canterbury tuition fees for the recipient's programme of study at the domestic rate. The value will not exceed the fees for 1.00 EFTS of study (the equivalent of one year of full-time study)

Level of Study: Honours; Master's

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

Tenure: One year for full-time study. Up to two calendar years for part-time study

Number Available Annually: One or more

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Must be enrolled, full-time or part-time, in a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in History, or Part I of a Master of Arts in History

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Not applicable

For more information please read the regulations, click here.

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

Search Filters:

Subject of Study
  • History
    Equity Awards
    • Part-time study
      Level of Study
      • Postgraduate
      • Masters
      • Honours
        Domestic/International Students
        • Domestic
        • International
          • College of Arts
            Application Closing Month
            • March
              Award Type
              • Any
              • Scholarship
                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                4 Feb 2020
                Deadline Date (NZST Time Zone):
                31 Mar 2020 5:00 PM