Faculty of Arts
Student research support
There are various sources of financial assistance to help you fund your research.
Postgraduate Research Student Support (PReSS) accounts
These are an annual stipend for all University of Auckland doctoral students. Funding in a PReSS account is for direct research costs.
To find out about the scholarships and awards available visit the University’s scholarships website.
Faculty of Arts Doctoral Research Fund
In addition to PReSS account funds, you may apply for funding from the faculty’s Doctoral Research Fund.
Faculty of Arts Summer Scholarships
Each year the Faculty of Arts offers Summer Scholarships to high-achieving students who want to pursue postgraduate study.
Residence in New Zealand during research
Please note that due to a government condition concerning domestic fees, International and New Zealand Permanent residents must reside in New Zealand for the duration of their doctoral programme. However, students may undertake research activities overseas during their doctoral programme for a cumulative total of no more than 12 months.
Faculty of Arts Graduate Scholarships Adviser
Dr Anne Pelzel provides information and assistance with scholarship applications on an individual basis.
Room 242, Level 2, Human Sciences Building (entrance from 15 Wynyard Street)
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 88741