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Rhodes Scholarship

Eligibility: Refer to the Universities NZ website

Amount: Refer to the Universities NZ website 

Tenure: Refer to the Universities NZ website 

Closing Date: 01 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Woolf Fisher Scholarship

Eligibility: Postgraduate research at University of Cambridge

Amount: Approximately $100,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Go Canterbury Scholarship

Eligibility: Prospective first-year students from Auckland and Wellington

Amount: See description. 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Helen Macmillan Brown Bursaries

Eligibility: Female hall/village residents

Amount: $2,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


HMNZS Canterbury Scholarship

Eligibility: School leavers from Canterbury

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


John McMillan Scholarship

Eligibility: Domestic first-year students in specified subjects

Amount: $6,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: College of Arts; College of Business and Law; College of Engineering; College of Science

Subjects: Economics; Finance; Financial Engineering; Mathematics; Statistics


John Waller Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Domestic intending first-year students in Criminal Justice, Commerce, Law, or Science

Amount: See Description 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: College of Business and Law; College of Science


Kuching Malaysian Alumni Scholarship

Eligibility: Undergraduate students from Kuching, Malaysia

Amount: $10,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Lyttelton Port Company Directors' UC Scholarship

Eligibility: Children of employees of Lyttelton Port Company

Amount: $10,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Riccarton Rotary Youth Trust Scholarship

Eligibility: School leavers from Canterbury region

Amount: $10,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Rotary Club of Christchurch Blackgrove Scholarship

Eligibility: Intending first-year students from Christchurch

Amount: $5,000 (up to) 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Tan Sri Datuk Oh Siew Nam P.S.M., P.J.N. Malaysian Scholarship

Eligibility: Intending undergraduate students who are Malaysian citizens

Amount: Fees to value of $10,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Bright Start Scholarship

Eligibility: Prospective domestic undergraduate 1st-year students

Amount: Tuition fees and compulsory enrolment fees 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC College of Business and Law First Year Award for Excellence

Eligibility: Domestic school pupils intending to study for a BCom and/or an LLB

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: College of Business and Law


UC College of Business and Law Young Enterprise Scheme Student of the Year Scholarship - South Island Region

Eligibility: Domestic South Island residents in the YES scheme, intending to study for a BCom or LLB

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: College of Business and Law


UC Emerging Leaders' Scholarship

Eligibility: School leavers

Amount: Tuition fees (second year) or accommodation fees to $6,000 and leadership programme 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC International First Year Scholarship

Eligibility: Intending first-year international students

Amount: $10,000 - $20,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Macmillan Brown Prize for Writers

Eligibility: Current and recent undergraduates of UC

Amount: See description. 

Tenure: n/a 

Closing Date: 31 Aug 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Innovators' Summer Start-Up Scholarship

Eligibility: Current UC students

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 10 weeks 

Closing Date: 15 Sep 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Summer Research Scholarship

Eligibility: Senior students who, over summer, will not be otherwise employed or enrolled in a course for credit

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 10 weeks 

Closing Date: 29 Sep 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Ada Wells Memorial Prize

Eligibility: Essay

Amount: $800 

Tenure: n/a 

Closing Date: 30 Sep 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Ensom Prize

Eligibility: An essay

Amount: $1,200 

Tenure: n/a 

Closing Date: 30 Sep 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Lester Fund

Eligibility: Master's students with research expenses

Amount: $2,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 30 Sep 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Auckland Medical Aid Trust Scholarship

Eligibility: PhD students

Amount: Up to $25,000 per annum 

Tenure: Up to 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: College of Arts; College of Business and Law; College of Education, Health & Human Development


Bings Scholarship

Eligibility: Full-time study at a university in NZ; Psychology, Psychiatry,Theology, Vetinerary Science, Agriculture

Amount: $2,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


CNZDRS China-New Zealand Doctoral Research Scholarship

Eligibility: Overseas study in China

Amount: CNY$2,000 per month 

Tenure: up to 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Freemasons Postgraduate Scholarships

Eligibility: New Zealand citizens who demonstrate good citizenship and show leadership potential

Amount: $10,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Freemasons University Scholarships

Eligibility: NZ Citizens who demonstrate good citizenship and show leadership potential

Amount: $6,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Prince of Wales Cambridge International Scholarship

Eligibility: PhD research at Cambridge University

Amount: Unspecified 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Spark Scholarship

Eligibility: Domestic female undergraduates

Amount: $5,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years (up to) 

Closing Date: 01 Oct 2018

Colleges: College of Business and Law; College of Engineering; College of Science

Subjects: Accounting and Information Systems; Computer Engineering; Computer Science; Electrical and Electronic Engineering


Brownlie Scholarship

Eligibility: Application for a UC Doctoral Scholarship

Amount: $26,000 per annum and fees at the domestic rate 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarships

Eligibility: German Academic Exchange programme

Amount: Unspecified 

Tenure: Varies 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


F A Hayek Scholarship in Economics or Political Science

Eligibility: Study towards an honours or master's degree in Economics or Political Science

Amount: $16,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: College of Arts; College of Business and Law; College of Science

Subjects: Economics; Political Science


Guardian Trust Master's Scholarship in Commerce

Eligibility: Commerce master's students

Amount: $16,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: College of Business and Law


Ngata Centenary Doctoral Scholarship

Eligibility: Maori PhD candidates

Amount: Equal to value of the UC Doctoral Scholarship 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Orion Master's Energy Scholarship

Eligibility: Master's students in the energy field

Amount: $16,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Doctoral Scholarship

Eligibility: Doctoral students

Amount: $21,000 per annum and tuition fees at the domestic rate 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Doctoral Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Eligibility: Doctoral students with disabilities

Amount: $21,000 per annum, plus tuition fees at domestic rate 

Tenure: 4 years 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Master's Scholarship

Eligibility: Master's students

Amount: Tuition fees at New Zealand domestic rate for the qualifying project only. 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Master's Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Eligibility: Master's students with disabilities

Amount: Tuition fees at domestic rate 

Tenure: 2 years (up to) 

Closing Date: 15 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


HOPE-Selwyn Foundation Scholarship in Ageing Research: University of Canterbury

Eligibility: Domestic master's and doctoral students

Amount: $6,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Ngai Tahu Research Centre Doctoral Scholarship

Eligibility: PhD students whose study is facilitated by the Ngai Tahu Research Centre

Amount: $21,000 per annum plus tuition fees and Student Services Levy 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 31 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Ngai Tahu Research Centre Postgraduate Scholarship

Eligibility: Postgraduate diploma, honours, and master's students whose study is facilitated by Ngai Tahu Research Centre

Amount: See description 

Tenure: 1-2 years 

Closing Date: 31 Oct 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Frank Knox Scholarship

Eligibility: Postgraduate study at Harvard

Amount: US$19,500 

Tenure: varies 

Closing Date: 01 Nov 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Graduates Association Scholarship

Eligibility: NZ citizens, graduates of UC, intending to enrol for honours degree in Arts or Commerce, or for master's degree in Arts, Commerce, or Law

Amount: $1,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Nov 2018

Colleges: College of Arts; College of Business and Law


Mercer Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Postgraduate students

Amount: $6,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Nov 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Sir William Hartley Scholarship

Eligibility: Postgraduate study in the UK for women

Amount: $10,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Nov 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Tait Communications Research Scholarship

Eligibility: New Zealand full-time master's and PhD students

Amount: $15,000 or $30,000 per annum 

Tenure: 1 or 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Nov 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Admiral Sir Gordon Tait University Scholarship

Eligibility: Timaru Boys' High School.

Amount: $4,500 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Douglas Myers Scholarship

Eligibility: Undergraduate study at Cambridge University

Amount: Tuition fees, living allowance and return airfare 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Girdlers' Scholarship

Eligibility: Intention to study at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge

Amount: GBP£32,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 or 4 years 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Kauri Museum Mervyn Sterling Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: A strong connection to Otamatea

Amount: $8,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Kitchener Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: For Armed Forces staff or their sons/ daughters to study Forestry, Agriculture or Horticulture.

Amount: $500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


KiwiRail/ ONTRACK Undergraduate Scholarship

Eligibility: For sons/daughters of KiwiRail or ONTRACK NZ employees

Amount: $2,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Maritime Union Scholarship

Eligibility: At the time of application applicants should have completed at least one year of fulltime undergraduate study. Applicants must also be either: • members of the Maritime Union of New Zealand Inc., and/or of the New Zealand Seafarers Union Inc., and/or of the New Zealand Seamen’s Union Industrial Union of Workers, and/or of Waterfront Workers Union, and/or of the Waterside Workers Federation/Association, who are or were by occupation seafarers or wharfies/watersiders (see Annex 1); OR • the children or grandchildren of any member, as above.

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Peter Windle Scholarship

Eligibility: Intention to study at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge

Amount: Tuition fees, a living allowance and a return economy airfare to England 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Robertson Scholars Program

Eligibility: School leavers with admission to Duke University or University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Amount: Full tuition 

Tenure: 4 years 

Closing Date: 01 Dec 2018

Colleges: General (any College)


Northington Partners Scholarship in Finance

Eligibility: Postgraduate Finance students

Amount: $15,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Jan 2019

Colleges: College of Business and Law; College of Science

Subjects: Finance


Eamon Molloy Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Continuing undergraduate students from specified Asian countries

Amount: Up to $15,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 28 Feb 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


FMB Reynolds Scholarship in Law to Oxford

Eligibility: New Zealand postgraduate Law students at the University of Oxford

Amount: $8,000 (approximately) 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 28 Feb 2019

Colleges: College of Business and Law

Subjects: Law


Gordon Watson Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a honours degree or a degree in Theology

Amount: $12,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


L B Wood Travelling Scholarship

Eligibility: Graduates studying in Britain

Amount: $3,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


New Zealand Law Foundation Ethel Benjamin Prize (For Women)

Eligibility: Postgraduate study in law by a woman

Amount: Unspecified 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: College of Business and Law

Subjects: Law


Shirtcliffe Fellowship

Eligibility: Doctoral research

Amount: $5,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Sir Robertson Stewart Scholarship

Eligibility: ME students

Amount: Varies 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Todd Foundation Awards for Excellence

Eligibility: Research in anything that will have a practical application

Amount: up to $12,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


William Georgetti Scholarship

Eligibility: Postgraduate study and research which supports social, cultural or economic development of New Zealand.

Amount: $20,000 per annum 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 01 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Auckland Council Chief Economist's Research Scholarship in Economics

Eligibility: Postgraduate students in urban economics or related field

Amount: $2,000-$4,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 05 Mar 2019

Colleges: College of Arts; College of Business and Law; College of Science

Subjects: Economics


Commonwealth Master's Scholarships

Eligibility: Prospective master's students

Amount: See description 

Tenure: See ACU website (below) 

Closing Date: 11 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Commonwealth Scholarship to United Kingdom

Eligibility: Prospective PhD students

Amount: See Commonwealth Scholarships website 

Tenure: See Commonwealth Scholarships website 

Closing Date: 21 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Alison MacGibbon Fund

Eligibility: Hardship

Amount: $300 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Dr Russell Smith Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Blind or visually impaired students

Amount: $2,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Energy Education Trust New Zealand Undergraduate Scholarship

Eligibility: Science, economics or engineering and related fields

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Gertrude Ardagh Holmes Bursary Fund

Eligibility: Hardship

Amount: $600 

Tenure: n/a 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Graduate Women Canterbury (Inc.) Trust Board Scholarship

Eligibility: Female NZ citizens at 300, 400, 500, or 600 level

Amount: Tuition fees up to $4,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Lighthouse Vision Trust Scholarship

Eligibility: Domestic students with a vision impairment

Amount: Up to $10,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Marian D'Eve Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Students studying, researching, or developing resources for early childhood special needs education

Amount: $2,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


New Zealand Post Management Science Scholarship

Eligibility: 300 level BSc or final year BA, BCom, or BSc in Management Science

Amount: $4,500 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: College of Arts; College of Business and Law; College of Science

Subjects: Management Science


Susan Barnes Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Domestic students with a vision impairment

Amount: up to $10,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


UC College of Business and Law Second Year Award for Excellence

Eligibility: Domestic 2nd-year BCom and/or LLB students

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: College of Business and Law


UC College of Business and Law Third Year Award for Excellence

Eligibility: Domestic 3rd-year BCom and/or LLB students

Amount: $5,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: College of Business and Law


UCSA University of Canterbury Students Association Lloyd Lilley Scholarship

Eligibility: School leavers from Southland Girls' High School or Southland Boys' High School

Amount: $1000 per annum 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Westpac Southland Scholarship

Eligibility: Southland students

Amount: $1,000 per annum 

Tenure: 2 years 

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Ernest William File Scholarship

Eligibility: Children of financial members of the Rail & Maritime Transport Union (Inc)

Amount: $2,000 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 01 Apr 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Clifford Wallace Collins Memorial Trust Scholarship

Eligibility: UC graduates at Victoria University, in Information Studies programme

Amount: Unspecified 

Tenure: 1 year 

Closing Date: 15 Apr 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Canterbury Scholarship

Eligibility: Doctoral studies

Amount: $21,000 per annum plus thesis tuition fees 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: 15 May 2019

Colleges: General (any College)


Claude McCarthy Fellowship

Eligibility: PhD students who are graduates of NZ universities

Amount: See UNZ website (from link at foot of full record) 

Tenure: See UNZ website (from link at foot of full record) 

Closing Date: Always Open

Colleges: General (any College)


Fulbright Awards

Eligibility: See external website

Amount: See external website 

Tenure: See external website 

Closing Date: Always Open

Colleges: General (any College)


UC Connect Doctoral Scholarship

Eligibility: Research doctoral students

Amount: $21,000 per 120 points of thesis enrolment, plus tuition fees for thesis enrolment only, at the New Zealand domestic rate 

Tenure: 3 years 

Closing Date: Always Open

Colleges: General (any College)


University of Canterbury and China Scholarships Council Joint PhD Scholarship Programme

Eligibility: Chinese postgraduate students

Amount: See below 

Tenure: 4 years 

Closing Date: Always Open

Colleges: General (any College)


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