Scholarships and awards

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The College of Arts offers a wide range of Arts scholarships. Undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships are available to school leavers, mature students, Māori and Pasifika students, and current students.

For more information on all of the scholarships available at University of Canterbury see the Scholarships homepage.

New Arts Masters scholarships: start studying in Semester 2, 2020 or Semester 1, 2021.

The College of Arts has a limited number of scholarships of up to $8000 toward tuition fees available now to domestic graduates starting any one of the following Masters degrees in Semester 2, 2020 or Semester 1, 2021*. (They will be decided on the basis of the applicant's GPA.)

Please contact the Arts Student Advisors for more information, or download the Arts New Master's Scholarship Application and email to to apply.
(*Enrolment must be completed in 2020 even if applying to start in Semester 1, 2021.)  

Applications close July 8th, 2020