Applications are now open for the 2019 Jaycee Trust Travelling Fellowship.
The scheme aims to help recipients study or engage in a special overseas project that will contribute to their community or industry back home.
In 2018, Philip Mecredy travelled to England as part of his PhD studies.
“I spent a few months with Professor Philip Stern at the University of Exeter, analysing doctors’ prescription behaviour,” says Philip.
“I learnt new analysis skills, experienced a new environment, and extended my professional network.”
Anne-Sophie Page recently attended the 2019 North America Leadership Tour to pursue her interests in climate change and international relations.
“The time I spent at the United Nations and Harvard University opened my eyes to the pace of change,” reports Anne-Sophie.
“Returning home, I’m more determined than ever.”
Applications are open to under-40s looking to undertake specialised study or a project overseas. A full list of application criteria is available on the Palmerston North City Council website.
*Total grant fund is $10,000.