Transport Research and Educational Trust
The Transport Research and Educational Trust Board makes grants to individuals and organisations proposing projects involving or relating to transport, including logistics. We look for projects that further our aims "to promote, encourage and co-ordinate the study and advancement of the science of transport in all its branches within New Zealand."
The Board now has available funds up to $15,000 per year in one or more scholarships or grants. these may be for study, investigation, research projects, development of ideas, sponsoring speakers, or any other application that relates to the " study and advancement " of transport.Contact National Office for a Brochure and / or Application form or both are available further down this page.The Board is associated with the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in New Zealand Inc, which appoints the Trustees.A list of current trustees is available under Contact CILTThe Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport is an international body incorporated by Royal Charter in 1926, to further knowledge and understanding of transport.Inspire
ApplicationsThe Board invites applications annually around October / November, and aims to announce successful candidates by the end the year or early the following year.
The Trust awards two different types of grant in alternate years, of up to $15,000 in value depending on the Trust's incomes. The first is a small grant for personal development in transport and logistics, such as course fees, and a number of awards of $3,000 can be made. The other is a research grant of up to $15,000, (or two smaller grants).
(Note: Application open and close dates will also be advertised) See down
We make grants for projects that further the Trust's aims of promoting, encouraging, and co-ordinating the study and advancement of transport within New Zealand. Provided these aims are met, and the grants are within the educational and charitable purpose of the Trust, there is no limit on the nature of the project, nor the industry branch or discipline the applicant is involved with.
Contact National Office for a Brochure and / or Application form
The Board is associated with the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in New Zealand Inc, which appoints the Trustees.
A list of current trustees is available under Contact CILT
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport is an international body incorporated by Royal Charter in 1926, to further knowledge and understanding of transport.
2017 Applications open now, Close Date 20th December 2017
2017 Application Form
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The funds will be available every second year ( 2010,2012, 2014, 2016 etc.) for:-
- Scholarships, bursaries and professional education programmes
- Expert mentoring
- Purchase of books and other training or educational materials
- Tailored training events
Funding may be available for other opportunities, so applications need not be restricted by this above list.
Attached are the following files:-
2016 Inspire Scholarship Winners
- Tim Munro
- Max Pocock
2015 Kelvin Barnsdale Scholarship/Grant Winner
- Kelvin Barnsdale
2014 Inspire Scholarship Winners
- Bridget Burdett
- Daniel Blake
- Dave Stewart
2013 Scholarship/Grant Winners
The 2013 Scholarship / Grant went to:-
- Mark Ngatuere
- Richard Law (in conjunction with supervisors Dr Mairead de Roiste and Dr Toby Daglish)
2012 Inspire Scholarship Winners
The 2012 Scholarship / Grant by the Transport Research and Educational Trust Board - INSPIRE has been awarded to the following people:-
- David Kriel
- James Head
- Karen Ramirez