UC Mathematics and Statistics Scholarship


These scholarships recognise and support high-achieving 200-, 300-, and 400-level students majoring in Mathematics, Statistics, Computational and Applied Mathematical Sciences, Data Science, Applied Data Science or Financial Engineering. The scholarships will be awarded in three categories, with the value of each category ($1,000, $2,500, $5,000) reflecting the recipients' levels of achievement. Up to 45 scholarships will be available annually.

The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.

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At 31 March in the year of application, applicants must be enrolled full-time at the University in at least 60 points of 200-, 300-, or 400-level taught courses (not including any thesis course) for an undergraduate or postgraduate programme in:
a. Mathematics;
b. Statistics;
c. Computational and Applied Mathematical Sciences;
d. Data Science;
e. Applied Data Science; or
f. Financial Engineering.

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1 year
Closing Dates
31 Mar 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. Postgraduate. Undergraduate. Applied Data Science. Computational and Applied Mathematics. Data Science. Financial Engineering. Mathematics. Statistics.


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.