T.J.A. Ballinger Scholarships
Income from the capital fund will vary from year to year.
CLOSING DATES FOR APPLICATIONS:
31 March 2017
31 March 2018
NUMBER OF AWARDS OFFERED:
Up to three annually.
History or background of award
Mr T.J.A. Ballinger and Mrs E.B. Ballinger wish to establish undergraduate scholarships for students at Victoria University of Wellington.
How do students apply?
Applicants must complete the application form, attach a one page personal statement outlining their future career plans and a one page referees statement.
If in any one year income from the capital fund falls, the value of the Scholarships will be adjusted accordingly.
A short list of eligible candidates will be drawn up on the bases of their academic transcript and the quality of their one page personal statement.
The successful candidates will be chosen by the selection panel. The selection panel shall consist of a representative selected by the Scholarships Office (or their nominee) and a representative from the Science Faculty.
How and when do students learn of the decision?
The successful candidates will be notified in April of the year of application and are required to notify the Scholarships Office by 1 March if they require support for each subsequent year.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
The Victoria University Foundation will ask recipients to write thank you letters on receiving the Scholarship and provide an end of year progress report for each year that the Scholarship is held, which will be forwarded to Mr Ballinger.
For more information please click "Further Official Information" below.