Prize details

David Sievwright Memorial Scholarship in Building Science


$1,000 (subject to available funds)

Closing date:

No application required


Candidates must be enrolled in Honours or Masters in building science and will be chosen on the basis of their academic record in the Bachelor of Building Science.


The prize was established in 1991 from a bequest by David Sievwright, a Wellington carpenter and builder. The prize encourages students to study building science at Victoria University of Wellington.

Nominations are made by the Dean of the Wellington Faculty of Architecture and Design Innovation.

The recipient will be asked to write a letter of appreciation which will be forwarded appropriately.