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14 November 2023

UC offers a range of scholarships every year to help fund our students' study. Some recognise academic excellence and sporting achievements, while others focus on social inclusion and are awarded on the basis of hardship. Search the scholarships available and apply online.


Important notice - School Leaver Scholarships

School Leaver Scholarships are usually paid after the last date to withdraw with full refund (Sunday 3 March). After this date we will be performing enrolment checks to ensure you are fully enrolled and payments will be made as soon as possible after that.  Please contact us if you have not received your payment only after mid-April.

30 January 2024

Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way of funding your university study.

UC offers over $20 million in scholarships and prizes annually to help fund our students' study.

  • Through our website you can search through the full list of scholarships and apply on-line.
  • The Scholarships Office is the first point of contact for queries relating to scholarships administered by UC. The team at the Scholarships Office can answer your questions and help you with the process.
  • Also visit our Faculty websites as they offer a range of scholarships specific to their field of expertise

UC understands that a university education is a major investment for you and your family. A scholarship might just provide the helping hand you need to make university life a little easier.

UC offers a range of scholarships, many recognising factors like academic excellence or sporting achievement. Others have an emphasis on social inclusion and equality and are awarded on the basis of financial need or other hardship.

Browse our scholarships
Need more information?

Contact the Scholarships Office:

0800 VARSITY (0800 827 748)  (in NZ)
or +64 3 369 4900

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