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Macandrew-Stout Postgraduate Scholarship in Economics

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Value$17,172 stipend per annum (Master's);  NZ $30,696 stipend per annum (PhD); domestic student fee waiver (excludes student services fee)
Number offeredVaries - the scholarship will be offered subject to available funds
Closing dateApplicants can apply anytime


Established in 1887 from funds made available by public subscription in memory of the late James Macandrew, member of the Council and one of the founders of the University and in 1920 by Sir Robert Stout, KCMG, Chief Justice of New Zealand.

The Scholarship may be held only by a student of Economics.

Applicants must be:

  • 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.

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)