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


The scholarship recognises outstanding students in a company team participating in the Young Enterprise Scheme within the South Island, and supports study in the first year of a Bachelor of Commerce and/or Bachelor of Laws degree programme at the University of Canterbury. Two scholarships are available annually, one of which is reserved for a student from the Canterbury region.

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.


Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or holders of New Zealand residence class visas, who are studying at a secondary school in the South Island for a university entrance qualification. Applicants must be competing in the Young Enterprise Scheme. Recipients must be enrolled full-time in a programme for a BCom and/or an LLB at the University, in courses totalling at least 60 points from the BCom schedule or at least 45 points from the LLB schedule.

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. College of Business and Law. Prospective Students. Domestic 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.