UC Master's Scholarship


This scholarship supports students for study towards a research master's degree at the University of Canterbury. Approximately 25 scholarships are available each year, over two annual rounds.

The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.
Apply on-line


The scholarship is tenable by full-time and part-time students engaged in a qualifying project comprising a single thesis, dissertation, research project, creative work, or performance, with a credit weighting in the range 90-120 points, towards a master's degree at the University of Canterbury.

Tuition fees at New Zealand domestic rate for the qualifying project only.
1 year
Closing Dates
15 Oct 2020

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.


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.