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Scholarships can make your study more affordable. Many scholarships are available for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate students at the University of Otago:

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Philip Ashton Smithells Memorial Scholarship

Philip Ashton Smithells

The Philip Ashton Smithells Memorial Scholarship was established by the School of Physical Education in 2006 to honour the founding Director of the School.

The scholarship is valued at NZ$3,000 and is offered biennially (every odd year) to a student progressing to the third or fourth year of study. Applicants for the scholarship must be enrolled in either the second or third year of the Bachelor of Physical Education or Bachelor of Physical Education (Honours) programme.

Application forms can be obtained from the University of Otago Scholarships Office

Value: NZ $3,000
Closing Date: 1 October (offered biennially every odd year).

Previous Recipients of the Smithells Scholarship

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