University of Auckland International Student Excellence Scholarship
The University of Auckland International Student Excellence Scholarship for 2021 is now available for new International undergraduate and postgraduate students who are applying to study undergraduate degrees (with overseas secondary or post-secondary qualifications), or who are applying to study taught PGDip or Masters of 120 points or more. Studies can be in any subject.
The main purpose of the Scholarship is to attract new international students of distinguished character to enroll in undergraduate or postgraduate taught study of 1 year or more at the University of Auckland.
University of Auckland, New Zealand
Level/Field(s) of study:
Bachelors (Undergraduate), Postgraduate Diploma or Master’s (taught) degrees in any subject
Number of Scholarships available:
Up to 50 Scholarships will be awarded bi-annually (depending on whether the candidate is commencing studies in Semester 1 or Semester 2), with each scholarship valued at up to $10,000, for postgraduate and undergraduate study. The Scholarship will be paid as a compulsory fees credit towards the first year of study at the University of Auckland.
- Applicants must be new international students who have received an unconditional offer, or English Language Academy (ELA) students who have received a conditional offer, of study to undertake a Postgraduate Diploma or Master’s (taught) of 120 points or more, or an undergraduate degree (applying with overseas secondary or post-secondary qualifications) at the University of Auckland. Applicants should generally have a grade point equivalent (GPE) of at least 6.00.
- The basis of selection will be academic merit, the quality of the letter of application and endorsement by the applicant’s referee. The country of origin of the applicant may also be considered by the selection committee.
- Students who have already commenced study at the University of Auckland are ineligible, as are students enrolling in a Research Master’s programme. Undergraduate students from University of Auckland Foundation Providers (UP Education and Taylors College) and New Zealand secondary-school leavers are ineligible as well.
Scholarship applications will usually open around 6 weeks before the closing date.
Application Deadline: 20 April 2021. Course starts July 2021
Visit the official website to access the application form and for more information on how to apply for this scholarship.