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ValueNZ $2,000
Number offeredVaries - the scholarship will be offered subject to available funds
Closing date Applicants can apply anytime


Established from a bequest from J. Waddell Smith in 1934.

Applicants must be:

  • an education student
  • obtaining their first research Master's or Doctoral qualification
  • domestic student

Selection is based predominantly on academic merit and the applicant's potential for research.

This scholarship may be held concurrently with other University of Otago postgraduate scholarships.

Further information on how to apply for this scholarship is available elsewhere on this website at the following links:


Download the University of Otago Postgraduate Research Scholarship Regulations. (PDF, 386KB)

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