UC Doctoral Scholarship for Students with Disabilities


This scholarship supports students of high academic achievement who have a significant disability, for study towards a research doctoral degree at the University of Canterbury. One scholarship is available annually.

The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.
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To be eligible for the award of the scholarship, a candidate must have a disability that significantly impairs their ability to study.

$21,000 per annum, plus tuition fees at domestic rate
4 years
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. Those With Disabilities.


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.