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Scholarships and Fellowships provide significant recognition and financial support for students who continue to strive for academic success.

The Scholarships Committee of Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara administers a wide range of nationally available undergraduate and postgraduate awards.

The scholarships offered are funded from contributions of charitable trusts, individuals, governments and industry.  We currently handle nearly 40 scholarships.

Before contacting us please refer to our frequently asked questions about scholarships.

Scholarships, grants and prizes are also administered by each university. Students should contact their own university scholarships office for more information.

Please read the regulations for each scholarship. These are found on individual scholarship pages.


Online Applications - apply for most scholarships online

Most scholarships can only be applied for online.

The page for each scholarship will have a link to the online system or a message indicating when the link will be available.

Last modified: November 6th, 2015