Fund Details
Charles and Austin Henry Alabaster Scholarship
Award Amount
$2,500 per annum


These scholarships are offered to students enrolled in undergraduate Greek and Latin courses at the University of Canterbury.

a. Financial assistance with the costs associated with university study, at a value of $2,250

Level of Study: Undergraduate

Closing Date: 5:00 pm (NZT)1 October 2019 (Applications open 8 weeks before the closing date)

Tenure: One year

Number Available Annually: Two

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: The holder of the scholarship shall pursue a course of study which meets the approval of the Academic Board

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Not applicable

For more information please read the regulations, click

Application Information:

Candidates for the scholarship shall be assessed for linguistic ability in their end-of-year examinations and shall submit an essay within three weeks after the examinations. Candidates may offer either Latin or Greek, or both; but a general knowledge of both Greek and Roman history and literature will be required.

Special Eligibility Requirements:

Open to students in undergraduate Greek and Latin courses. The scholarships shall be open to any matriculated and undergraduate student at the University of Canterbury; under special conditions however, at the discretion of the Academic Board, a scholarship may be awarded to a graduate.

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

Search Filters:

  • General (Any College)
  • College of Arts
    Level of Study
    • Undergraduate
      Subject of Study
      • Ancient Greek
      • Latin
        Domestic/International Students
        • Domestic
        • International
          Application Closing Month
          • October
            Award Type
            • Any
            • Scholarship
              Begin Accepting Applications Date:
              6 Sep 2020
              Deadline Date (NZST Time Zone):
              10 Oct 2020 11:59 PM