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Arup Fire Scholarship at University of Canterbury, New Zealand:Fire engineering

Established in 2005 by Arup Fire, an international fire safety design company, the purpose of this scholarship is to support a student currently enrolled in the Masters of Engineering in Fire Engineering course at the University of Canterbury to undertake fundamental research into fire safety and fire science.
For full-time students enrolled in a Master of Engineering in Fire Engineering (MEFE).
Scholarship Application Deadline: 31 July, 2011

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Edward Gibbon Wakefield Doctoral Scholarship, New Zealand

The scholarship is endowed by Mrs Priscilla Wakefield Mitchell of Totnes, Devon, in memory of her great, great uncle Edward Gibbon Wakefield and his three brothers all of whom inspired the founding of New Zealand. The scholarship is also dedicated to the memory of Mrs Mitchell’s grandfather Charles Marcus Wakefield, the distinguished diarist, who surveyed so much of early Canterbury; and lastly to the memory of her brother Edward Roger Wakefield killed in action in the Balkans in World War II serving with the Commandos. Roger Wakefield was a graduate of Christ Church, Oxford.
Eligibility:Doctoral study in history

Scholarship Application Deadline:01 Nov 2011

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