UC College of Engineering Mathematics and Statistics STAR Scholarship


This scholarship recognises outstanding performance in the University of Canterbury's School of Mathematics and Statistics' STAR course, MATH199, and supports students majoring in Mathematics or Statistics at the University. Three scholarships, tenable for up to three years, are available annually.

The online application sytems will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.
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Applicants must have completed the STAR course offered by the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University (MATH 199). They may not have been enrolled, in the year of application or in any previous year, in a programme for a degree or for a Certificate of Proficiency.

$5,000 per annum
up to 3 years
Closing Dates
01 Nov 2018

How to apply for this scholarship

You may apply through this webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link above to the on-line system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located below.

However, if the scholarship is managed by Universities NZ or another department of the University an External Website link will appear below and application instructions will be available through that link.


Application required only. Prospective Students. Undergraduate. Domestic Students. International Students. Mathematics. Statistics.


While every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct, applicants are advised to check the application forms and regulations for eligibility criteria, scholarship value and tenure, and closing dates.