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The Ministry of Education is pleased to offer its Ngarimu VC and 28th (Maori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship for Maori students. These scholarships are awarded in the field of tertiary study.

The aim of the Ngarimu VC & 28th (Maori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students of M?ori descent who attend a recognized tertiary institution.

The Ministry of Education is the Government’s lead advisor on the New Zealand education system, shaping the direction for sector agencies and providers.

Course Level: These scholarships are available for undergraduate, Masters, Education Research Master and Doctoral programme.

Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the field of tertiary study.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the following:

  • 3 undergraduate awards – $10,000 each per year of full-time study, for up to 5 years
  • One master award – $15,000 per year of full-time study, for up to 2 years.
  • One master’s education research award – $15,000 per year of full-time study, for up to 2 years and a paid internship with the Ministry of Education for up to 6 weeks for each year of study.
  • One doctoral scholarship – $25,000 per year of full-time study, for up to 2 years. The doctoral scholarship is to support doctoral candidates through the final 24 months of study.

Numbers of Scholarships: Six scholarships are available.

  • Undergraduate: three
  • Masters: one
  • Masters education research: one
  • Doctoral: one

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  •  To apply for these scholarships you must be of Maori descent.
  •   Must applicants be able to describe the Ahuatanga characteristics you possess that are similar to those identified as consistent with the 28th (Maori) Battalion soldiers?

Nationality: Maori students are eligible for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

New Zealand Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email:

  •  All applications must be submitted by email to ngarimu.scholarship-at-education.govt.nz

Application form

 Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 28, 2017.

 Scholarship link

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icon Bachelors

icon Computer Science

Open to all nationalities

icon  University of Waikato

icon 22 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, up to $5,000

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University Of Waikato Computer Science Scholarship, 2017 is open to students currently enrolled in Year 12 or Year 13 at a New Zealand High School.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship is open to candidates from all nationalities.
  • Candidates must be applying or intending to apply in a BCMS, BSc, BE(Hons) or BCGD degree.
  • Applicants must be enrolled in one of the computing streams, at the University of Waikato.
  • Candidates applying for University Of Waikato Computer Science Scholarship, 2017 must qualify the entry criteria for their chosen program of study.
  • Applicants must currently be in Year 12 or Year 13.
  • Applicants must be studying at a New Zealand High School.

Selection criteria:

  • Applicants of University Of Waikato Computer Science Scholarship, 2017 are selected based on the results of the Computer Science Undergraduate Scholarship examination.

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icon PhD

icon Healthy Ageing

Open to all nationals

icon  University of Waikato

icon 14 Jul 2017

icon Only tuition fees, Up to $22,000 pa + domestic tuition fees for up to 3 years

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University of Waikato and Institute of Healthy Ageing Ph.D. Scholarship, 2017 is open to candidates with interests in mental health, older people in the community, and/or workforce development.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship is open to citizens and permanent residents of New Zealand and international students residing in Waikato.
  • Applicants of University of Waikato and Institute of Healthy Ageing Ph.D. Scholarship, 2017 must be enrolling in Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) on a full-time basis at the University in 2017.
  • Candidates applying for University of Waikato and Institute of Healthy Ageing Ph.D. Scholarship, 2017 must have completed or are expecting to complete an Honours or Masters degree in a field related to the  Institute of Healthy Ageing.

Documents required:

  • Application to enroll in Ph.D. program
  • Personal Statement
  • 2 academic references out of which one must be from either proposed Ph.D. Chief Supervisor or a member of the academic staff at the institution they studied

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icon PhD

icon Subjects offered by Cambridge

Open to New Zealand nationals

icon  Woolf Fisher Trust

icon 01 Aug 2017

icon Partial Funding, $100,000 per year

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Woolf Fisher Trust is offering Woolf Fisher Scholarship, 2017 to students of excellent academic ability who wish to take up doctoral study at the University of Cambridge.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The Woolf Fisher Scholarship, 2017 is open to New Zealand nationals.
  • Applicants must be under the age of thirty in the year of application.
  • Must have attended a secondary school in New Zealand for at least two years.
  • The candidates applying for Woolf Fisher Scholarship, 2017 must have graduated with a first-class honours degree from a university in New Zealand.

Value:

  • Successful candidates are provided a maintenance allowance of £15,000 sterling per annum.
  • Applicants will be provided with an annual airfare to and from London.
  • The approved College Fee and University Composition Fee is provided as well.
  • It is estimated that each Scholarship would have a value of approximately $100,000 per year.

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Applications are invited for University of Waikato and Institute of Healthy Ageing PhD Scholarship.  The scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens and permanent residents, and international students.

The Institute of Healthy Ageing (IHA) was launched in November 2013 as a collaboration between Waikato District Health Board, the University of Auckland and the University of Waikato (UoW) to address challenges associated with New Zealand’s ageing population.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate (research).

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the fields offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Up to $22,000 pa + domestic tuition fees for up to 3 years

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility: To be eligible, candidates must:

  • Be intending to enrol full-time in a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at the University of Waikato in 2017; and
  • Have completed, or be nearing completion of, an Honours or Masters degree in a field that aligns with the research interests of the Institute of Healthy Ageing such as; Psychology, Health Science, Social Science, Management.

Nationality: The scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens and permanent residents and international students.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Applications for the Scholarship must be submitted on the prescribed online form.  Candidates must also submit an Application to Enrol in the PhD programme at the University of Waikato prior to the Scholarship closing date in order to be eligible for consideration for this Scholarship. Candidates must include with their Scholarship application:

  • A Personal Statement (the template can be downloaded from the online Scholarship application form); and
  • Two academic references, one of which should be from either your
  • Proposed PhD Chief Supervisor or a member of the academic staff at the institution at which you obtained the qualification that defines your eligibility to enter the PhD programme

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 14, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon Masters

icon Programs offered by School of Education School of Hospitality and Tourism School of Language and Culture School of Social Sciences and Public Policy

Open to NZ citizens or permanent residents

icon  Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

icon 14 Nov 2017

icon Only tuition fees, Tuition and student fees

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AUT Faculty of Culture and Society Masterate Fee Scholarship, 2017 are being granted to give support to domestic postgraduate students who wish to pursue Master’s Programs at Schools within the Faculty of Culture and Society.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of AUT Faculty of Culture and Society Masterate Fee Scholarship, 2017 must be citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand.
  • Students must fulfill the entry requirements for the master’s program in one of the four schools that belong to the Faculty of Culture and Society.
  • Candidates applying for AUT Faculty of Culture and Society Masterate Fee Scholarship, 2017 should be entering into full-time Master’s program of study with at least 120 points per annum.
  • Part-time students are ineligible to apply.

Documents required:

  • Application form
  • CV in at most 2-3 pages, focusing on academic and any relevant industry experience
  • Previous academic transcripts and certificates for any tertiary study completed

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The Auckland University of Technology is delighted to offer Faculty of Culture and Society Masterate Fee Scholarships. The scholarships are open to NZ citizens or permanent residents.

The purpose of the scholarships is to encourage full-time domestic postgraduate students into Master’s programmes for Schools within the Faculty of Culture and Society.

The Auckland University of Technology is a university in New Zealand. It was formed on 1 January 2000 when the Auckland Institute of Technology was granted university status.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the Faculty of Culture and Society.

Scholarship Award: Tuition and student fees (120pts)

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility:Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • Applicants must meet the entry criteria for a Master’s programme in one of the four schools in the Faculty of Culture and Society.
  • Recipients must be enrolling in a full-time Master’s programme of study (no less than 120 points per annum) in one of the four schools in the Faculty of Culture and Society. Part-time students are not eligible for these scholarships.

Nationality: The scholarships are open to NZ citizens or permanent residents.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree.

How to Apply: Application for this scholarship is through the online application portal. Applications will open in early October. To complete the application process ALL required documentation must be included. Incomplete or late applications will not be forwarded to the selection panel. The following documents or statements will need to be uploaded and submitted with the application by 12.00am midnight on the closing date.

  • A brief curriculum vitae (CV) – a maximum of 2-3 pages, highlighting academic and any relevant industry experience
  • Academic transcripts and completion certificates for any previous tertiary study completed at a university other than AUT University

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 14, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The University of Auckland offers up to three Asian scholarships to undergraduate students. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit, financial need to pursue study of commerce and property degree.

The main purpose of the Scholarships is to support Asian international undergraduate students to complete a Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Property degree at the University of Auckland Business School.

The University of Auckland is the largest university in New Zealand. The University of Auckland in New Zealand for 37 of 40 subjects in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.

Course Level:  These scholarships are available to pursue an undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in Commerce and Property degree.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover tuition fees assistance including compulsory health insurance

Numbers of Scholarships: Up to three scholarships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • Up to three Scholarships will be awarded for a period of up to three years and will cover the full tuition fees for international students who enroll full-time in a Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Property at the University of Auckland Business School (see Note i)
  • The Scholarships will be awarded to international undergraduate students from any country on the Asian continent. (See Note ii).
  • The basis of selection will be academic merit in most recent year of secondary school education or in university level studies undertaken to date, demonstrated financial need and demonstrated potential to succeed in business studies at university.
  • To continue to hold the Scholarship, recipients must maintain a GPA of 5.00 (equivalent to a B average) in each semester of study.
  • The Scholarships will be awarded by the University of Auckland Council on the recommendation of a Selection.

Nationality: Asian applicants can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be undergraduate students.

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over English language.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply through online processor.

  • Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply. Then click on the blue “Apply here” button and complete the online application form. Scholarship applications will usually open around 6 weeks before the closing date.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 15, 2017.

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icon PhD

icon Law

Open to New Zealand nationals

icon  New Zealand Law Foundation

icon 31 Aug 2017

icon Partial Funding, $10,000

iconUniversities in New Zealand

More about this scholarship

 

New Zealand Law Foundation Doctoral Scholarship is offered to support and encourage the postgraduate study and research in law in New Zealand.

Eligibility

  • Applicants of New Zealand Law Foundation Doctoral Scholarship who hold a masters or honors degree from a university in New Zealand or elsewhere or any equivalent qualification are eligible.
  • Candidates must receive a confirmation of the award from a New Zealand University for the Ph.D. scholarship.
  • Applicants may apply for this scholarship if they are about to start their doctoral study.
  • Applicants who have recently commenced doctoral study may apply as well.
  • If an applicant has already commenced, they must be within 18 months of starting their doctoral studies.
  • Candidates will only be accepted if they are supported by a nomination from the Dean of a New Zealand Law Faculty.

Documents Required

  • Applicants of New Zealand Law Foundation Doctoral Scholarship must submit a letter of nomination from the Dean of a New Zealand Law School.
  • A copy of the applicant’s Curriculum Vitae must be submitted.
  • A certified copy of the candidate’s academic record should be submitted.
  • Candidate’s research proposal must be submitted.
  • An example of legal writing limited to 10,000 words.
  • Applicants must provide the names of at least two appropriately qualified persons.
  • A budget outlining how the applicant is funding the Ph.D.
  • A statement describing how the applicant plans to disseminate the final research product.

 

icon Masters, PhD

icon  English Literature, or Music, or Fine Arts

Open to New Zealand citizens

icon  University of Canterbury

icon 30 Apr 2018

icon Partial Funding, $20,000

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The University of Canterbury is offering Anne Reid Memorial Trust Scholarship, 2018 to graduate students from either University of Auckland or  the University of Canterbury abroad to complete their work or course in progress or to take up training in recognized institutions.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship is open New Zealand nationals.
  • The applicants of Anne Reid Memorial Trust Scholarship, 2018 must be a graduate of the University of Canterbury or The University of Auckland,
  • He/She enrolled in a postgraduate degree course at either of those Universities.
  • The candidates applying for Anne Reid Memorial Trust Scholarship, 2018 must be pursuing English Literature, Music or Fine Arts.
  • The Scholarship is awarded to Ph.D. or Masters candidates who wish to undertake a period of postgraduate study or research or creative work in English Literature, Music or Fine Arts at a recognized institution overseas.

Selection criteria:

  • Applicants are selected based on their academic merit.
  • Applicants artistic ability is taken into account.
  • The proposed course of study and potential to contribute to society in the chosen field is evaluated.

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