MainPower Scholarship


This scholarship recognises academic achievement by undergraduate students pursuing courses in electric power engineering at the University of Canterbury. It is funded by MainPower New Zealand Limited.

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


Applicants must be citizens of New Zealand or holders of New Zealand residence class visas. They must be enrolled in the Second or Third Professional Year of the BE(Hons) degree programme in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University, and in at least one electric power engineering course

1 year
Closing Dates
31 Mar 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. College of Engineering. Undergraduate. Domestic Students. Electrical and Electronic Engineering.


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.