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ValueNZ $10,000 per annum
Number offeredVaries – the scholarship will be offered subject to available funds
Closing dateApplicants can apply anytime


Established in 2012 by bequest from the estate of Roger Mortimer Tothill (BDS, Otago, 1953) (1929-2012) in memory of his father Gilbert Mortimer Tothill (1898–1979) founding member of the New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and one of the first professionally qualified psychiatrists to practise in New Zealand.

The scholarship may be held by a doctoral candidate completing research in Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine.

Applicants must:

  • be domestic students
  • studying Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine or a related field

The current value of this scholarship is $10,000 per year for 3 years. The scholarship may be held concurrently with another University of Otago Doctoral scholarship.

Further information on how to apply for this scholarship is available elsewhere on this website.


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

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