College of Business and Law Award for Excellence


The scholarship recognises academic and extracurricular achievement of secondary school students within New Zealand, and supports study in Bachelor of Commerce and/or Bachelor of Laws degree programmes at the University.

The scholarship is tenable for at least one year, and for up to three years by recipients who pass all their courses and maintain a specified GPA. Up to 25 scholarships are available, two of which are reserved for students of Maori descent and two of which are reserved for students of Pasifika descent.

The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.
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Applicants must be NZ citizens or holders of NZ residence class visas who are studying at secondary level in NZ. The scholarship is tenable during a recipient's full-time enrolment at the University in a programme that includes study for a BCom and/or an LLB degree.

$5,000 per annum
1-3 years
Closing Dates
15 Aug 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. College of Business and Law. Prospective Students. Undergraduate. Domestic Students.


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.