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Undergraduate Scholarships

The following is a list of all undergraduate scholarships offered by Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara, the area of study or objectives, and the closing date for applications. 

Applications open usually four months before the closing date.

Note for Applicants: In applying for a scholarship applicants are confirming that they have read, understood and accept University NZ's Privacy Notice and Scholarships Appeals Policy.

Frequently Asked Questions for undergraduate scholarships tenable overseas.

Scholarship

Area of study / objectives

Applications close

Sir Douglas Myers Scholarship

Gonville and Caius College at Cambridge University. Medicine and law are excluded.

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1 December

Edna Waddell Undergraduate Scholarships for Women in Technology and Engineering

For women entering their first year of full-time study for an undergraduate degree in engineering or technology at a NZ university.

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1 September


Ernest William File Scholarship

For the sons and daughters of members of the Rail and Maritime Transport Union in their first year of an undergraduate degree at a New Zealand university.

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1 April

Girdlers' Scholarship

Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University. Medicine is excluded (refer to the Corpus Christi subject website for information on available subjects).

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1 December

Kauri Museum Mervyn Sterling Scholarship  

Environmental conservation, ecology, natural heritage and Northland history (especially Otamatea County). 

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1 December

Kitchener Memorial Scholarship

For students of agriculture. Open to past or present members of the Armed Forces or their children.

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1 December

KiwiRail Scholarships

Any discipline that aligns with KiwiRail's core functions. Open to the sons/daughters of permanent employees of KiwiRail.

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1 December

Peter Windle Scholarship

Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University. Medicine is excluded (refer to the Corpus Christi subject website for information on available subjects).

Deferred

until 2017

Robertson Scholars Leadership Program

For most courses of study, including pre-medicine and pre-law, at Duke University or the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in the United States. 

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1 December

Seafarers Union Scholarship

Open to members, or children/grandchildren of members of the Maritime Union of NZ, NZ Seafarers Union, or the NZ Seamen's Union and funded by the Seafarers Union Scholarship Trust for any area of study that will benefit NZ.

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1 December

Spark Scholarship

 

For women studing in a digi-tech related discipline at a New Zealand university. 

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1 October

 

Sullivan Scholarship

Available to students of the Roman Catholic faith who will attend Medical School at either the University of Auckland or the University of Otago. 

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1 December

Last modified: December 9th, 2016