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Philippa Sweetman Scholarship

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Number offered:up to 3 in any one year
Closing date:31 March


The Philippa Sweetman Scholarship was established in 1982 by Murray and Nessie Sweetman, in memory of their daughter Philippa.

Applicants must be:

  •  Going into or in their third or final year of a University of Otago Bachelors degree majoring in one of the principal disciplines of the former Home Science/Consumer and Applied Science     Programme i.e: Clothing and Textile Sciences, Social Work, Food Science, or Human Nutrition
  • Progressing satisfactorily
  • Demonstrating application and determination (a candidate succeeding despite adversity/disability shall be given special consideration).


Download the Philippa Sweetman Scholarship Application Form