Lyttelton Port Company Directors' UC Scholarship


The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to sons and daughters of current employees of the Lyttelton Port Company so that they might attend the University of Canterbury.

Applications for scholarships for those joining UC in 2019 have now closed. Applications for those intending to start studies in 2020 will open in June 2019.



One scholarship will be available to applicants who have a parent who, on the application closing date in the year of application, is employed, full-time or part-time, by the Lyttelton Port Company and has been so for not less than 12 months. By 10 December in the year of application, applicants must have enrolled, or have applied to enrol, for full-time study at the University of Canterbury in the subsequent year. ("Full-time" is here defined as undertaking a course load of at least 105 points over a whole year.) Preference will be given to applicants enrolling for undergraduate study for the first time.

1 year
Closing Dates
15 Aug 2019

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. General (any College). Postgraduate. Prospective Students. Undergraduate. Domestic Students. International 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.