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Centre for Sustainability summer scholarships available

Thursday, 3 September 2020

Are you planning on coming back to university next year? Would you like to carry out an interesting 10-week research project over the holidays? The Centre for Sustainability has several Summer Scholarships available for the summer break.

The five 10-week scholarships, worth $5000, are based at the Centre for Sustainability, University of Otago, and run from November 2020 to February 2021.

Topics include:

  • Pūrākau of past South Island earthquakes, and iwi understanding of Rūaumoko and the Te Wai Pounamu whenua
  • Using photo diaries for enhancing earthquake preparedness: an exploratory study
  • Business recovery after the Southland floods: a quantitative survey analysis
  • Carbon mitigation & sequestration options for Māori communities
  • Overcoming Barriers to a Sustainable Digital Technology Industry

For more information on each of these projects and how to apply:

Download Centre for Sustainability Summer Scholarships 2020 information (PDF)