The Edward & Isabel Kidson Scholarship
The funds for these scholarships are provided by the income from a bequest made to the University of New Zealand in 1959 by Isabel Maria Kidson, to enable New Zealand university graduates who have shown ability in physics or a combination of physics and mathematics to undertake postgraduate study in meteorology or some other branch of science, either in New Zealand or overseas.
Applicants should be graduates of a New Zealand university, be of good character and have shown ability in physics or a combination of physics and mathematics.
Preference will be given to (in order):
- past pupils of Nelson Boys’ College
- graduates of the University of Canterbury.
Value and number awarded
$6,000 per annum for up to three years.
Up to three scholarships can be awarded each year.