CMIC PhD Scholarship

Scholarship Level: Doctoral
Closing Date(s): Applications will be considered as they are received
Tenure: Three years
Value: A stipend of $23,500 per annum, and tuition fees (domestic) for three years

Description

CMIC PhD Scholarships are available for students to undertake doctoral study at the Computational Media Innovation Centre (CMIC), Victoria University of Wellington.

History

CMIC aims to strengthen New Zealand’s capability in interactive media through academic research. CMIC collaborate with industry experts including major international media organisations to develop new or advance existing virtual reality/augmented reality, film, and gaming technologies. The Centre is also an incubation space for digital start-ups, where projects are developed from initial concepts through to market-ready products. The CMIC scholarship is funded by the Entrepreneurial Universities program.

Eligibility

This scholarship is for students to undertake doctoral study at the Computational Media Innovation Centre (CMIC), Victoria University of Wellington.

Criteria

  • Applicants must be intending to do a PhD study in the field of Computer Graphics at CMIC, Victoria University of Wellington.
  • Applicants can be domestic or international students.

Application process

Applicants are required to submit the specific documentation outlined below, if they wish to be considered for this scholarship. Send all documents to the CMIC Centre Manager: cmic@vuw.ac.nz

Scholarship specific documentation

  • A CV
  • Any supporting documents (e.g. transcripts, reports)
  • A brief outline of research interest

Selection process

The successful candidate will be selected by CMIC co-Directors - Ken Anjyo and Taehyun Rhee.

Any scholarship offer made to the successful candidate will be conditional on the candidate gaining admission into the PhD programme at Victoria University of Wellington.

Contact

For further information about this scholarship, contact the CMIC Centre Manager: cmic@vuw.ac.nz