Bing's Scholarship

Closing date: 01/10/2022
1 October at 5pm (annually)
Value of Award: $2,000
No. of awards: One
Tenure: 1 year

Online Application Form


Scholarship Page

The funds for this scholarship are provided by the income from a bequest made by Mrs Elsie Violet Wells.

The scholarship supports postgraduate students at Masters level to carry out research in the fields of medicine, veterinary science, agriculture, psychology, psychiatry or theology.

Selection criteria:

  • The scholarships are awarded to people without restrictions of gender, race, nationality, creed or age who, by their occupations, courses of study or experience are qualified to carry out research (at Masters level) in the fields of research which the scholarship is for. The fields of research in which the scholarships will be tenable for the years 2018 to 2022 are as follows: 2018 and 2021 Agriculture and Theology 2019 and 2022 Psychology and Psychiatry 2020 Medicine and Veterinary Science

General Information:

How do students apply?
Candidates should complete an application using the Universities NZ online scholarships application website:
Online Application Form
Scholarship Page

Decision makers
Each university shall nominate no more than one applicant each year, and the award decided by the Scholarship Committee of Universities New Zealand at its annual meeting in December.

How and when do students learn of the decision?
Students will be notified by the end of December by phone or email whether they are unsuccessful or not.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
The award shall be tenable by those undertaking full time study at a university in New Zealand. The year of tenure shall be the thesis year of a Master's degree.

Additional information
Applicants must provide: - a statement outlining their thesis research - a statement outlining their extracurricular activities - a statement describing any other particulars that may prove useful to the selection committee - details of two people from whom they have requested references.

Who else has information about this award?
University Scholarships Offices

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara

PO Box 11915 Wellington 6142

Phone: +64 4 381 8510


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