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Summer Studentships

School of Pharmacy Summer Studentships - 2018

Objective


The Summer Studentships are available to encourage the students to undertake a research project in any field relevant to pharmacy.

General Guidelines


Each award will be in the form of a tax-free scholarship that will be paid as three instalments, the final payment upon receipt of a satisfactory report of the research undertaken.

  • Students interested in pharmacy-related projects may apply.
  • Students who will complete their BPharm at the School of Pharmacy, University of Otago may apply.
  • Students are required to be on campus for a 10-week period between November and February in which to undertake their project (suitable to the supervisor involved in the project).
  • Applicants are encouraged to discuss research projects with the relevant staff member.
  • The application should be submitted by email to pharmacy.research@otago.ac.nz by the 24th August 2018 (except for Fred Fastier*)
  • *FRED FASTIER RESEARCH FUND applications close on 3 August 2018
  • Students should submit with the application form, a current curriculum vitae and a typed statement saying why they want to do a summer studentship and what skills or experience they have that relates to the project they wish to do.
  • Application form for pharmacy summer studentship
  • Application for Fred Fastier Research Fund scholarship
  • Summer Studentship Handbook


Selection Criteria

  • Students interested in pharmacy related projects are eligible to apply for the summer studentships.
  • Selection is based on academic record.
  • Students must achieve B grades and above in all subjects to be eligible.
  • Fred Fastier Trust sponsored scholarships only available to P2 students
  • Health Sciences Division sponsored scholarships available to both P2 and P3 students
  • Students should submit with the application form, a current curriculum vitae and a typed statement saying why they want to do a summer studentship and what skills or experience they have that relates to the project they wish to do.

Projects

The School of Pharmacy Summer Studentships have been sponsored by:

  • Division of Health Sciences, University of Otago
  • Fred Fastier Trust (Research Fund)

Programme Coordinator

Dr Andrea Vernall - contact via email andrea.vernall@otago.ac.nz

Other Summer Studentship opportunities

Health Sciences Division offer summer studentships. Closing date for Health Sciences Divisional Summer Studentships is Friday, 24 August 2018.