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New techniques used to investigate Port Hills rock falls

Wednesday, 16 May 2012, 11:43 am | Rutherford Foundation

Researchers are using cutting-edge techniques never used before in New Zealand to establish the history of ancient earthquakes around the Port Hills. More >>

Rutherford Foundation repatriates two Kiwis to study in NZ

Wednesday, 31 August 2011, 1:25 pm | Rutherford Foundation

The Rutherford Foundation of the Royal Society of New Zealand has awarded its 2011 post-doctoral fellowships to two New Zealanders currently residing overseas who wish to return home to establish their scientific research careers here. More >>

Tech stars descend on New Zealand

Friday, 12 August 2011, 2:23 pm | Rutherford Foundation

The Rutherford Innovation Showcase is shaping up to be a must attend event with a host of international tech stars and visitors due to descend on New Zealand’s technology scene. More >>

Research scholarship commemorates Scott’s expedition

Wednesday, 13 April 2011, 10:15 am | Rutherford Foundation

To commemorate the centenary of Scott’s final expedition to the South Pole in 1911-12, a new full-cost scholarship has been awarded to an outstanding young Polar scientist from New Zealand to study at the Scott Polar Research Institute in the University ... More >>

New PhD scholarship for Antarctic research

Wednesday, 3 November 2010, 1:14 pm | Rutherford Foundation

A new scholarship worth $200,000 has been established to support a New Zealand student to undertake Antarctic research at the University of Cambridge. More >>

Top students awarded PhD scholarships to Cambridge

Tuesday, 3 November 2009, 1:01 pm | Rutherford Foundation

Three New Zealand university students have been awarded scholarships from the Rutherford Foundation to undertake their PhDs at the University of Cambridge in England. More >>

Rutherford Foundation awards research fellowships

Tuesday, 22 September 2009, 12:56 pm | Rutherford Foundation

The Rutherford Foundation of the Royal Society of New Zealand has announced the successful recipients of two inaugural postdoctoral fellowships valued at $190,000 each.   More >>