Auckland Medical Research Foundation Doctoral Scholarships

Closing date: Opens: 07/05/2019 Closes: 7 Aug 2019
Value of Award: see 'Additional Information'
No. of awards: Three
Tenure: One year

AMRF Portal

Scholarship Page


The Foundation’s purpose is to improve the health of New Zealanders through funding the highest quality medical research of all kinds.

The Foundation aims to encourage greater clinical research whilst maintaining its support for biomedical research.

Selection criteria:

  • • The AMRF research funding area is limited to all recognised tertiary institutions and DHBs in the greater Auckland and Northland region. If you require further clarification, please contact the AMRF before making your application. • The applicant must be a New Zealand resident, permanent resident or citizen. Applications from non-New Zealand residents or citizens will not be accepted. • The Principal Supervisor must have tenure, or an employment contract for the term of the grant requested.

General Information:

How do students apply?
Applications can be made through the Auckland Medical Research Foundation’s online portal.  
AMRF Portal
Scholarship Page

Decision makers
Auckland Medical Research Foundation

How and when do students learn of the decision?
Decision date 29/10/2019

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
Awards to successful applicants will be dependent on confirmation of registration for a PhD or Masters degree.

Additional information
Value: The stipend will be set at $28,000 per annum. The Scholarship will also cover annual tuition fees and will provide a contribution towards working expenses of $5,000 per annum. In addition, during the term of the Scholarship there is provision for one award of up to $5,000 to assist with conference travel expenses. Co-tenuring with other Scholarships will not be permitted.

Who else has information about this award?

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

The Research Programme Manager
Auckland Medical Research Foundation

PO Box 110139 Auckland Hospital

Phone: (09) 923 1701


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