Scholarships and funding

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PhD Research Scholarship

A three-year research scholarship examining the resilience of New Zealand’s legal and constitutional framework in the wake of an Auckland Volcanic Field Eruption is currently open for applications. The scholarship is available those with an Honours or Master’s degree in any relevant discipline.

Close date: 31 July

Learn more about the opportunity and how to apply here.

The College of Business and Law offers specific scholarships to University of Canterbury commerce and law students. There is also a range of scholarships for all UC students on the scholarships database.

College of Business and Law First Year scholarships

For both business and law students:

Undergraduate scholarships

Postgraduate scholarships

UC Business School annually awards UC Doctoral Scholarships and UC Master's Scholarships for students undertaking research degrees in the disciplines of Accounting and Information Systems, Economics, Finance, Management or Marketing. Scholarship applications will be assessed on academic achievement, but also on broader grounds, including any relevant professional experience.

Other postgraduate Business scholarships:

For high achieving Law students, there are numerous scholarships and summer clerk positions offered by law firms as well as scholarships for postgraduate study.

To search for scholarships

go to the UC database