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Recipients of CLNZ/NZSA Research Grants announced

Copyright Licensing New Zealand (CLNZ) and the New Zealand Society of Authors (NZSA) have announced the four recipients of the 2014 CLNZ/NZSA Research Grants, each worth NZ$5000 (A$4475). The winner of the Stout Research Centre Grant is Hannah August, who is researching the effects and consequences of the ‘man drought’ in New Zealand. Three Open Research Grants have been awarded to Alison Wong, who is writing a memoir about her Chinese ancestors in New Zealand; Matt Vance, who will research and write a book about the Southern Ocean between New Zealand and Antarctica; and Adam Dudding, who is writing a biography of his ‘fascinating’ father. To find out more about the grants program, click here.



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