University specific scholarships
WAIKATO UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Information can be downloaded here.
Students can use the Scholarships Finder to check their eligibility, open and closing dates, and application details.
OTAGO UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
REACH scholarship for Maori secondary students interested a health career at Otago University
R.E.A.C.H (Realising Educational Aspirations for Careers in Health)
More details here:
MASSEY UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIPS
The closing date for most UC scholarship applications is mid August.
Each scholarship has different eligibility criteria (eg, subject/course, level, citizenship, age, gender, ethnicity, school, region, etc), so it’s important that students check the details to see if they meet the criteria.
Steps to help students apply
1. Create a myUC account
This is our online portal and the entry point for anyone considering studying at UC. Click here to create an account.
2. Go to the UC Prospective Students Scholarships Portal
Click here to be taken to the portal. From there they need to click the red ‘Apply’ button which takes them back to myUC.
3. Log back into their myUC account
They’ll now be directed to the scholarships application page.
ALTRUSA SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
The Altrusa scholarship aims to help a student who has a community focus, and who has a commitment to a specific tertiary education course, by awarding a scholarship of $2000 to assist with accommodation the first year at a Halls of Residence at the location of study.
KEYSTONE TRUST SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
Study Award Scholarships are available for school leavers looking at entering the property and construction sector, that meet our eligibility criteria and will be taking up their first year of tertiary studies. Our Keystone scholarships not only come with $15,000 paid over three years but also include mentoring, work opportunities and guidance along the way.
NELSON FORESTRY SCHOLARSHIPS
Forestry Engineering or Forestry Science
For students interested in studying at tertiary level in Forestry. Scholarship applications close at the end of August.