Fund Details
Keith Laugesen Scholarship
Award Amount
$24,500 per annum


The scholarship supports Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students in the College of Engineering and the College of Science at the University of Canterbury.

Value/Benefits: Financial assistance at a value of $24,500 per 120 points of enrolment.

Level of Study: Doctoral

Closing Date:
Available approximately every third year. Likely to next be offered in 2022.

Up to 360 points of enrolment

Number available annually:

Applicable enrolment during tenure: 
Full-time enrolment for a PhD in the College of Engineering or the College of Science.

Citizenship/residency requirements:
Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or holders of New Zealand residence class visas.

For more information please read the regulations, click here.

Application Information:

Offered approximately every third year. Next offered 2022 for 2023

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

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Level of Study
  • Postgraduate
  • Doctoral
    Domestic/International Students
    • Domestic only
      Subject of Study
      • Engineering
      • Science
        • Engineering
        • Science
          Application Closing Month
          • October
            Award Type
            • Any
            • Scholarship