If you've got merit, we've got the scholarship waiting for you.
An unlimited number of Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships are available for those who get merit or excellence endorsements in NCEA Level 3 (or equivalent) in a New Zealand school in 2016.
Because there is no limit, if you meet the criteria, you’ll automatically receive a scholarship.
Cash scholarships range from $1000 to $6000.
Here’s how you can get a UC Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship of between $1000 and $6000 for your first year at UC:
|NCEA Level 2 Endorsement||NCEA Level 3 Endorsement||Cash Scholarship Amount|
Cambridge International Examination (CIE) or equivalent UK Examination Board
|A-level (UCAS tariff for best 3 subjects)**||Cash Scholarship Amount|
|320 or higher||$6000|
|260 to 300||$2000|
|200 to 240||$1000|
**Equivalent to NZQA approved subjects
International Baccalaureate (IB)
|Cash Scholarship Amount|
|Score of 38 points or above||$6000|
|Score of 35 points to 37 points||$2000|
|Score of 32 points to 34 points||$1000|
|ACE (Accelerated Christian Education)||Cash Scholarship Amount|
|NZ Year 13 Academic Achievement with Honours||$2000|
|Rudolf Steiner||Cash Scholarship Amount|