University of Otago Master’s Scholarships in New Zealand

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The University of Otago is inviting applications for Coursework Master’s Scholarships. The scholarships are open to both domestic and international applicants.

The University of Otago is a collegiate university located in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. It scores highly for average research quality, and in 2006 was second in New Zealand only to the University of Auckland in the number of A-rated academic researchers it employs.

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: Funding is available 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing coursework master’s programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: NZ$10,000 towards fees in the first instance
  • Nationality: Domestic and international applicants
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Scholarships are open to both domestic and international applicants.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must be:
    Obtaining their first Otago Coursework Master’s qualification.
    Domestic students or international students
    Undertaking a Coursework Master’s degree (degree by papers only, or, if a research component is included, the research paper should have a point value of less than 90 points)
  • English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

Due to the limited number of University of Otago Coursework Masters Scholarships available (20), application invitations are restricted by a nomination system. Once a student has been admitted to their programme of choice, the department will assess their suitability for scholarship funding and advise the Scholarships Office that they wish to nominate a candidate for this scholarship. The Scholarships Office will then send an invite to the candidate via eVision. Please note that due to the competitive nature of this scholarship, candidates who will likely be nominated for this scholarship will usually need to have a GPA of at least an A on their most recent year of study. A decision regarding these scholarships will be made by the month preceding commencement of the programme of study.

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Commonwealth Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in New Zealand, 2018

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New Zealand Government is pleased to offer Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan in 2018-2019 academic sessions. Scholarships will be awarded to undertake Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand.

New Zealand Scholarships empower individuals with the knowledge, skills and qualifications to contribute to economic, social and political development within selected developing countries.

The CSFP was established at the first Commonwealth education conference in 1959 and is reviewed by education ministers at their triennial meetings. The CSFP is the only scholarship scheme in the world to receive such high-level recognition.

Applicants must be applying for direct entry to a Masters or PhD programme at a New Zealand university. As a general rule, for those wishing to complete a postgraduate qualification an overall IELTS score of 6.5 and no band less than 6.0 is the minimum required.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: March 28, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the subjects that are a priority for each country.
  • Scholarship Award: The entitlements of the Scholarship include full tuition fees, a living allowance (paid fortnightly), an establishment allowance, medical and travel insurance, travel between your home country and New Zealand at the start and end of your scholarship, home leave or reunion travel for some eligible scholars, pastoral and academic support at your institution, and assistance with research and thesis costs for most postgraduate research students.
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply:
  • Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: The following Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply:
    Region Eligible countries
    Africa Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia.
    Caribbean Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines.
    Asia Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka,
    Pacific Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following conditions to be eligible for a New Zealand Scholarship:
    • Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing your scholarship.
    • Be a citizen of the country from which you are applying for a scholarship.
    • Not have citizenship or permanent residence status of New Zealand, Australia, USA, Canada, European Union countries, United Kingdom, Japan, Israel, South Korea, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia.
    • Important note: this condition does not apply to applicants from the Cook Islands, Tokelau or Niue, or applicants from Samoa with dual Samoa-NZ citizenship.
    • Have resided in your home country for at least two years immediately prior to commencing your scholarship.
    • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants who are members of the diplomatic corps or their dependants, and may not apply to applicants for Short Term Scholarships.
    • Have at least 2 years of work experience (part time or fulltime, paid or voluntary).
    • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants from the Pacific who are applying for a pre-service scholarship -Not be serving military personnel.
    • Be able to satisfy Immigration requirements for international student entry to New Zealand or the country in which you will undertake your scholarship (i.e. medical checks, police clearances/character checks, etc.)
    • Be academically and linguistically able to obtain an Offer of Place for the proposed programme of study from the tertiary institute where you will undertake your scholarship.
    • Not have been previously terminated from a New Zealand Government Scholarship
    • Seek a qualification that will contribute to the sustainable development of your home country
    • Commit to return to your country for a minimum of 2 years at the end of your scholarship.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

International Fellowships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: The application process for a New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship is different to other New Zealand Scholarships. Applicants must submit their applications to their country’s ‘Nominating Agency’ first. The Nominating Agency then ‘nominates’ two applicants from the submitted applications to send to the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Read the Commonwealth section of the How to Apply page carefully before you submit an application.

Application Form

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Undergraduate Scholarship in New Zealand with University of Waikato Foundation Studies, 2018

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Deadline: March 15, 2018 or August 15, 2018.

The University of Waikato is offering Foundation Studies Scholarship on the basis of academic merit and future potential to become global ambassadors for the University.

The University of Waikato Foundation Studies Scholarship was established to promote educational opportunities and support talented international students who are enrolling for the first time into the Certificate of Attainment in Foundation Studies (CAFS) or the Certificate of University Preparation (CUP) at the University of Waikato.

The University of Waikato, informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga.

Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.

Scholarship Description: 

Applications deadline: March 15, 2018 (for B Semester 2018) or August 15, 2018 (for C Semester 2018).

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate programmes

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to students who are enrolling for the first time into the Certificate of Attainment in Foundation Studies (CAFS) or the Certificate of University Preparation (CUP) at the University of Waikato.

Scholarship Award: The value of the scholarship will be up to $5,000 (NZD). The Scholarship will have a value up to NZD$5,000 for the Standard Foundation Programme and up to NZD$2,500 for the Accelerated Foundation or Certificate of University Preparation programmes. The Scholarship will be applied directly to the recipient’s tuition fees: a) Students taking the Standard Foundation Programme commencing in Semester A, will receive their tuition fees credit for Semester A and B paid on enrolment. Students taking the Accelerated Foundation programme or the Certificate of University Preparation will receive their tuition fees credit in Semester A only, paid on enrolment; b) Students commencing in Semester B or C will have half the amount of the Scholarship credited to their tuition fees, once enrolled in either semester. The remainder of the Scholarship will be paid in the following year, once enrolment in Semester A is confirmed.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given.

Scholarship can be taken in the New Zealand

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible, applicants must:

a) Be an international student,

b) Not yet be enrolled at the University of Waikato at the time of application,

c) Be applying to enrol for the first time into the University of Waikato Foundation Studies programme,

d) Not be classified as a domestic student (see clause 7.2.e),

e) Have received a conditional offer of a place for the foundation programme and a conditional offer for an undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato,

f) Be residing in New Zealand for the tenure of the scholarship,

g) Not be coming to the University of Waikato via a sponsoring body1, and h) not be coming to the University of Waikato on a Guaranteed Credit Arrangement2 or through a study abroad or student exchange agreement.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score. Scores can vary according to the qualification sought. If English is not first language applicant must provide one of the following as evidence of English language proficiency:
IELTS: Some qualifications require an overall band 6.5 and a Writing band 6.0. and some require 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in each band (7.0 overall for Graduate Diploma in Teaching with no less than 7.0 in each band. 7.0 for the Bachelor of Teaching with no less than 7.0 in each band. 7.5 for the Master of Teaching and Learning). The English language proficiency requirements for admission to particular qualifications are at the discretion of the Dean concerned.
TOEFL (internet based): 90 with a writing score of 22 (100 for Graduate Law)
TOEFL (paper-based): 577 overall including a TWE of 5.0 (100 overall and TWE of 5.5 for Graduate Law)
TOEFL (computer-based): 233 including a TWE of 5.0 (5.5 for Graduate Law).

New Zealand Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Applicants must upload the following as part of their online application:

  1. a) Their Offer of Place from the University of Waikato; and,
  2. b) A personal statement (maximum 200 words) that sets out the following (on the template provided):
  • What are your career goals/aspirations?
  • How will an international education experience help you to achieve these goals?

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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ADB-Japan Full Scholarships in New Zealand at University of Auckland, 2017

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Deadline: July 20, 2017

The ADB-Japan Scholarship programme aims to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to undertake postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asia-Pacific region. The University of Auckland is one of the participating academic institution.

The University of Auckland programmes covered by this scholarship scheme are limited to the following:

  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Science (Environmental Science)
  • Master of Arts (Development Studies)
  • Master of International Business
  • Masters Programmes in Engineering

Location: New Zealand

Benefits

Scholarship will cover:

  • Tuition fees at the University of Auckland.
  • Airfare from the scholar’s home country to Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Basic cost of living in Auckland.
  • Health and medical insurance in New Zealand.
  • Airfare from Auckland, New Zealand, to the scholar’s home country at the conclusion of his or her course of study.
  • For scholars engaged in research, a special grant may be available for thesis preparation.

Eligibilities

  • Be a national of an ADB borrowing member. For a list of current developing member countries visit ADB – Japan Scholarship Programme.
  • Have gained admission to an approved masters at an approved academic institution.
  • Have a bachelors degree or its equivalent with a superior academic record.
  • Have at least two years of full-time professional work experience (acquired after a university degree) at the time of application.
  • Be proficient in oral and written English communication skills to be able to pursue studies.
  • Be under 35 years old at the time of application. In exceptional cases, for programmes which are appropriate for senior officials and managers, the age limit is 45 years
  • Be in good health.
  • Agree to return to your home country after completing the programme.

Eligible Regions: ADB Countries.

APPLICATION PROCESS

  • Apply for admission online as an international applicant for one of the eligible programmes.
  • To apply for the scholarship, you will need to complete and submit the Asian Development Bank – Japan Scholarship application form and either post or courier with all required documents to the University. Applications for 2018 intake will close on 20 July 2017.

Application Deadline: July 20, 2017

Application Form 

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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New Zealand University of Canterbury International Scholarships, 2017

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Deadline: August 15, 2017.

This scholarship recognises and supports top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury.

The University of Canterbury in Christchurch is New Zealand’s second oldest university. It was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand. Its original campus was in the central city, but in 1961 when it became an independent university it also began moving out of its original neo-gothic buildings, which were re-purposed as the Christchurch Arts Centre. The university now operates its main campus in the suburb of Ilam and offers degrees in Arts, Commerce, Education (physical education), Engineering, Fine Arts, Forestry, Health Sciences, Law, Music, Social Work, Speech and Language Pathology, Science, Sports Coaching and Teaching.

Location: New Zealand

Benefits

  • The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000.
  • Up to twenty-five scholarships may be awarded.

Eligibilities

  • Recipients must be full-fee-paying international students and may not be citizens of New Zealand or Australia, or holders of New Zealand residence class visas.
  • Applicants must be completing, or have completed on or after 1 January of the year before the year of application, a university entrance-level qualification that permits entry into a UC undergraduate degree programme (see regulations for details).
  • Such students who are undertaking, or have completed, a programme at the UC International College are eligible to apply.

The scholarship may not be held by students who:

  • have already undertaken partial study in an undergraduate degree programme at a New Zealand tertiary institution; or
  • have applied for Transfer of Credit from a New Zealand tertiary institution to an undergraduate degree programme at UC.
  • Candidates must have applied for admission to the University by 15 August in the year prior to their intended first year of enrolment at the University

Eligible Regions: Open for All

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply Online

Application Deadline: August 15, 2017

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.
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New Zealand Scholarship for International Students at University of Waikato, 2017

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Deadline: not specified.

The University of Waikato is delighted to offer High Achievement Scholarship for international students. The scholarship is available students who first enrol in an undergraduate degree in the preceding 12 months, and have subsequently completed the first 120-pts towards an undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato.

The High Achievement Scholarship for International Students was established to support and encourage talented international students to apply to study at the University of Waikato

The University of Waikato, informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga.

Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in any of the courses offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The value of the Scholarship will be 15% of the International enrolment fees for the next 120- points of study.

The scholarship will be applied to the second year of full-time (120 points) international enrolment fees of the undergraduate degree.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility: To be eligible, candidates must be

  • University of Waikato international full fee paying students who first enrolled in an undergraduate degree in the preceding 12 months, and who have subsequently completed the first 120-points toward an undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato
  • The value of the Scholarship will be 15% of the International enrolment fees for the next 120- points of study.
  • Students who are required to undertake a Waikato Pathways College programme prior to entering an undergraduate degree will be eligible to be considered for the scholarship after they have completed 120 points towards an undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: University of Waikato international full fee paying students who first enrolled in an undergraduate degree in the preceding 12 months, and who have subsequently completed the first 120-points toward an undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato.

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.

International Scholarships 

How to Apply: There is no application process for this scholarship. Eligible candidates will have their results assessed automatically at the end of their first year of undergraduate degree study.

Application Deadline: Contact Employer

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New Zealand Scholarships for International Students at Massey University, 2017

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Deadline: March 16, 2017.

Massey University offers scholarship each year to outstanding undergraduate students based on financial need, academic merit, or both. The scholarship is provided for pursuing postgraduate study at masters or doctoral level.

The aim of the scholarship is to give support excellent students for their higher studies.

Massey University is a university based in  Palmerston North, New Zealand. Massey University has a distinctive reputation established through academic leadership, research excellence and innovative teaching. Massey University is the only university in New Zealand offering degrees in aviation, dispute resolution, veterinary medicine, and nanoscience. Massey University provide staff and students with an extensive range of opportunities to develop intellectually, professionally and personally.

 Course Level: The scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate study at masters or doctoral level.

Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the subjects of Mathematics, Science and Information Technology.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship will covers $5,000.

Numbers of Scholarships: One scholarship is available.

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • To be eligible to apply for a Bruce Cronin Bay Trust Scholarship applicants must have links to the Bay Trust geographical area.
  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from a New Zealand university.

Nationality: Applicants of New Zealand can apply for the scholarship.

College Admission Requirement`

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree.

Postgraduate Scholarships

How to Apply: Applicants can apply by online mode.

  • Evidence of their qualifying association with the Bay of Plenty.
  • An up to date curriculum vitae.
  • A description of the research (to a maximum of 1,000 words) which identifies the benefits to the Bay of Plenty region.

Online Application

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 16, 2017.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website  for more details.

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Lincoln University Scholarships for International Students in New Zealand, 2017

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Deadline: August 31, 2017.

Lincoln University is inviting applications for Global Challenges Scholarship for international students. The scholarship is available to pursue an undergraduate degree programme.

The Global Challenges Scholarship is designed to transform passionate young people into co-operative, informed, social entrepreneurs who can think outside the box to address the pressing global challenges facing our planet today.

Lincoln University is a New Zealand university that was formed in 1990 when Lincoln College, Canterbury was made independent of the University of Canterbury.

Applicants must have a very good grasp of English, with an overall score of 6 in IELTS (or similar qualification), as the scholarship development programme has a strong focus on communication and co-operative work.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for an undergraduate degree programme at Lincoln University.

Study Subject: Scholarship is offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

Number of Awards: Not Known

Scholarship Award: The University will pay $12,000 (NZD) towards one year of your tuition fees. You may have the opportunity to reapply for future years if you have met all the requirements of the programme.

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility: To be eligible for a Global Challenges Scholarship as an international student, you must:
• Be eligible to enrol in an undergraduate degree at Lincoln
• Have completed secondary school in the past five years, achieved well academically and not attended another tertiary institution in New Zealand (if you have completed a diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate degree at other international institutions, you are not eligible for this scholarship)
• Have a strong academic background that demonstrates your ability to undertake and complete a university degree while maintaining involvement in scholarship activities
• Have a very good grasp of English, with an overall score of 6 in IELTS (or similar qualification), as the scholarship development programme has a strong focus on communication and co-operative work.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have completed secondary school in the past five years, achieved well academically and not attended another tertiary institution in New Zealand (if they have completed a diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate degree at other international institutions, they are not eligible for this scholarship).

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have a very good grasp of English, with an overall score of 6 in IELTS (or similar qualification), as the scholarship development programme has a strong focus on communication and co-operative work.

New Zealand Scholarships

How to Apply: Applicants can apply for a Global Challenges Scholarship through the application system, MyLinc, when you apply to study at Lincoln University. The closing date for applications is 31 August. You’ll need to create a  MyLinc account, apply for your chosen course of study and then apply for the scholarship. You can change your course of study at any time, even after you have submitted your applications.

They will need the following information to process your Global Challenges Scholarship application:

  • A short video outlining your interest in a current global issue, to be uploaded to Vimeo (instructions in  MyLinc)
  • The details of two referees
  • Your acknowledgement that you agree to our terms and conditions, including the privacy policy.
  • Then you can save and submit your application. Please note that you are able to save your applications and return at any time before submitting them.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 31, 2017.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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IPENZ Foundation Scholarships for New Zealand Students, 2017

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Deadline: October 31, 2016.

IPENZ Foundation is offering scholarships for the students of New Zealand. To be eligible, students need to be in year 12 or 13 and intending to study for either an IPENZ-accredited a three-year Bachelor of Engineering Technology or four-year Bachelor of Engineering.

The IPENZ Foundation encourages New Zealand school leavers to study for qualifications in engineering and technology by offering annual scholarships to first-year students to help with their university costs.

The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) is a not-for-profit professional body representing the engineering profession in New Zealand. It has around 16,000 members who are either engineer or have a special interest in engineering, usually practising in New Zealand.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate program.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Engineering.

Scholarship Award: In 2017 the IPENZ Foundation will offer:

  • Up to five national scholarships at $4000 each
  • Up to eight regional scholarships at $4000 each

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility:

  • IPENZ Foundation Engineer’s National Scholarship for BE or BE (Hons): The IPENZ Foundation Engineer’s National Scholarship is available to students that will be studying for a four-year Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree.
  • IPENZ Foundation Engineer’s National Scholarship for Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree: The IPENZ Foundation Engineer’s National Scholarship is available to students that will be studying for a three-year Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree.
  • IPENZ Foundation Regional Scholarship: The regional scholarship is available to those located in the following branch regions: Hawke’s Bay, Nelson-Marlborough, Otago, South Canterbury, Tauranga, and West Coast.

Nationality: Applicants from New Zealand can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be

  • A New Zealand citizen or permanent resident
  • Secondary school student that is completing Years 12 or 13 in 2016, or left school at the end of 2015 and is currently participating in a “gap year”

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement:

How to Apply: Required Materials

Essay – Write a 500-800 word personal statement detailing why you want to be an engineer. In the paper include your specific interests, experiences, and goals as they relate to your current interest in engineering and how it could shape your future career path

Curriculum Vitae – Most recent NCEA/CIE/Baccalaureate exam results (applicants will be asked to update their application with their final exam results in January)

Application Deadline: Applications open on 1 September 2016 and close on 31 October 2016.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Computer Science Undergraduate Scholarships in New Zealand, 2016

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Deadline: September 23, 2016.

The University of Waikato is offering Computer Science Scholarship for New Zealand residents and non-residents enrolled in a New Zealand high school. These scholarships will cover tuition fees payable for the first year of study towards a BCMS, BSc or BE degree (in one of the computing streams) at Waikato University.

The purpose of the University of Waikato Computer Science Scholarship Examination is to determine whether new students have sufficient proficiency in the subject to merit placement in the more senior papers.

The University of Waikato, informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga.

Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate program.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of computer science.

Scholarship Award: Benefits of completing the examination are:

  • Up to 10 students may be awarded a scholarship to pay for fees, to the value of $5,000, for their first year in a computing degree (BSc, BE, BCMS).
  • Students who are not offered the scholarship may still be offered a place in advanced computing courses in their first year.

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following guidelines

  • All scholarship candidates must either be New Zealand residents (proof of citizenship or permanent residence may be required before the candidate is allowed to sit the examination) or be nonresidents enrolled in a New Zealand high school.
  • Any student awarded a University of Waikato Computer Science Scholarship must meet the entry requirements for the degree they choose to do.
  • The scholarship examination is open to Year 12 and Year 13 students only

Nationality: New Zealand or international students studying at a New Zealand High School can apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have completed Year 12 from a New Zealand high school.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.

How to Apply: Please email completed registration form or post to Scholarship Administrator, Department of Computer Science.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 23 September 2016.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Auckland University of Technology Scholarships For International Students, New Zealand

 

Deadline: February 17, 2017
The Auckland University of Technology is pleased to offer doctoral scholarships for full-time domestic and international students. These scholarships are awarded to pursue Doctor of Education or Doctor of Philosophy programme within the Faculty of Culture and Society.

The Faculty of Culture and Society encourages and supports innovative interdisciplinary research.

AUT is a contemporary New Zealand university focused on providing exceptional student opportunities and learning experiences, and graduate success in a context stimulated by impactful research and industry connectivity.

The minimum IELTS (Academic) scores required for doctorate is 6.5 overall with 7 in writing and all other bands 6.0 or higher.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Doctor of Education or Doctor of Philosophy programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded within the Faculty of Culture and Society.

Scholarship Award: The scholarships include

  • A Stipend of $10,000
  • Tuition fees (120 points per annum) and Student Services Levy. The scholarship does not cover compulsory insurance for international students.

Scholarship can be taken in the New Zealand

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following guidelines:

  • The scholarships are open to all eligible Domestic and International postgraduate students. Applicants must meet the following requirements:
  • Applicants must meet the entry criteria for the Doctor of Education or Doctor of Philosophy programme at AUT in the Faculty of Culture and Society.
  • Applicants must be enrolling or be enrolled in a doctoral programme of study and be prepared to commit to their research full-time in the School of Education.
  • The applicant’s proposed field of study must be one where the School of Education has the expertise and capacity to offer supervision.

Nationality: The scholarships are open to domestic and international students.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must meet the normal admission criteria to the doctoral programme, including, minimally, second class (first division) honours or equivalent and English language proficiency as stated in the Academic Calendar.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: The minimum IELTS (Academic) scores required for doctorate is 6.5 overall with 7 in writing and all other bands 6.0 or higher.

How to Apply: Eligible applicants for this scholarship must apply through the online portal for the Faculty and Culture and Society Strategic Research Scholarship and state the area of study they are applying for. Applicants will be asked to upload.

  • A brief curriculum vitae (CV) – a maximum of 2-3 pages
  • Academic transcripts and certificates for any previous tertiary study completed at a university other than AUT University
  • A brief outline of the applicant’s research proposal (no more than 2 pages including references).

Referees’ statements

  • Two referees’ reports will be requested through the application portal.
  • A letter of support from your proposed primary supervisor or Head of Programme must also be requested if they have not acted as a referee.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 25th February 2017.

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Charles Darwin University VCIHAS Scholarships in Australia, 2017

 

Deadline: October 15, 2016
Charles Darwin University is offering a limited number of 50% and 25% tuition fee scholarships for international students. Scholarships are available to undertake undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree programme at CDU.

The aim of the VCIHAS Scholarships is to enable and encourage academically able international students.

Charles Darwin University is an Australian public university with about 22,083 students as of 2011. It was established in 2003 after the merger of the Northern Territory University of Darwin, the Menzies.

Applicants must have demonstrated the record of academic excellence and high achievement in previous relevant studies and qualifications.

Course Level: 
Scholarships are available to undertake undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree programme at Charles Darwin University.

Study Subject: Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

Scholarship Award: CDU offers a limited number of 50% and 25% tuition fee scholarships for international students.

Scholarship can be taken in the  Australia

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must

  • A demonstrated record of academic excellence and high achievement in previous relevant studies and qualifications
  • Must meet the University’s academic and English entry requirement
  • An unconditional offer (SVP cleared) of admission to the degree at CDU for Semester 1, 2017
  • Not hold a scholarship from an Australian or foreign sponsoring agency
  • Submitted a completed application for the scholarship by 15 October 2016 for commencement in Semester 1, 2017
  • Applicants must not hold a current Australian Citizenship, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Citizenship

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have demonstrated the record of academic excellence and high achievement in previous relevant studies and qualifications.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: Download the Vice-Chancellor’s International High Achiever’s Scholarship Application Form and submit with their application for admission to a degree program at CDU. Please note: the VCIHAS scholarships are very competitive and meeting the minimum eligibility standards? described above does not guarantee that they will be awarded a scholarship.? All applicants who meet the minimum eligibility standards will be included in the selection process. The decision of the University selection panel is final. Application for the VCIHAS scholarship will not be considered unless the following documents have been submitted:

  • Application and all required supporting documents for the chosen degree course at CDU
  • Copy of passport
  • Proof of English language proficiency (meeting University’s requirement)
  • Letter of support from two academic referees
  • Application Form for Vice-Chancellor’s International High Achiever’s Scholarship

Application Form

Application Deadline: Applications for spring 2017 close on 15 October 2016.

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Lincoln University New Zealand Global Challenges Scholarship for International Students, 2016

 

Deadline: August 31 2016.
Lincoln University is inviting applications for Global Challenges Scholarship for international students. The scholarship is available to pursue an undergraduate degree programme.

The Global Challenges Scholarship is designed to transform passionate young people into cooperative, informed, social entrepreneurs who can think outside the box to address the pressing global challenges facing our planet today.

Lincoln University is a New Zealand university that was formed in 1990 when Lincoln College, Canterbury was made independent of the University of Canterbury.

Applicants must have a very good grasp of English, with an overall score of 6 in IELTS (or similar qualification), as the scholarship development programme has a strong focus on communication and co-operative work.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for an undergraduate degree programme at Lincoln University.

Study Subject: Scholarship is offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

Scholarship Award: The University will pay $12,000 (NZD) towards one year of tuition fees. Applicants may have the opportunity to reapply for future years if applicants have met all the requirements of the programme.

Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility: To be eligible for a Global Challenges Scholarship as an international student, applicants must:
• Be eligible to enrol in an undergraduate degree at Lincoln
• Have completed secondary school in the past five years, achieved well academically and not attended another tertiary institution in New Zealand (if they have completed a diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate degree at other international institutions, they are not eligible for this scholarship)
• Have a strong academic background that demonstrates their ability to undertake and complete a university degree while maintaining involvement in scholarship activities
• Have a very good grasp of English, with an overall score of 6 in IELTS (or similar qualification), as the scholarship development programme has a strong focus on communication and co-operative work.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have completed secondary school in the past five years, achieved well academically and not attended another tertiary institution in New Zealand (if they have completed a diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate degree at other international institutions, they are not eligible for this scholarship).

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have a very good grasp of English, with an overall score of 6 in IELTS (or similar qualification), as the scholarship development programme has a strong focus on communication and co-operative work.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply for a Global Challenges Scholarship through the application system, MyLinc when they apply to study at Lincoln University. Applicants will need to create a  MyLinc account, apply for their chosen course of study and then apply for the scholarship. Applicants can change their course of study at any time, even after they have submitted their applications. University will need the following information to process their Global Challenges Scholarship application:
• A short video outlining their interest in a current global issue, to be uploaded to Vimeo
• The details of two referees
• Their acknowledgement that they agree to  terms and conditions, including the privacy policy.
Then they can save and submit their application. Please note that they are able to save their applications and return at any time before submitting them.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 August 2016.

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New Zealand Government Scholarships for Developing Countries, 2016-2017

 

Deadline: April 15, 2016

New Zealand Government is offering scholarships for students starting full-time postgraduate degree programmes in 2016. Scholarships are available for national of African Commonwealth countries, Africa – non-Commonwealth countries, Asia, Latin America, Caribbean Commonnwealth countries and Caribbean non-Commonnwealth countries.

New Zealand Development Scholarships (NZDS) give candidates from selected developing countries an opportunity to gain knowledge and skills through study in specific subject areas which will assist in the development of their home country.

The New Zealand Aid Programme delivers New Zealand’s official support for developing countries. The purpose of New Zealand’s aid is to develop shared prosperity and stability in the Pacific and beyond, drawing on the best of New Zealand’s knowledge and skills.

Eligibility:

Applicants must meet the following conditions to be eligible for a New Zealand Scholarship:

  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing your scholarship.
  • Be a citizen of the country from which you are applying for a scholarship.
  • Not have citizenship or permanent residence status of New Zealand, Australia, USA, Canada, European Union countries, United Kingdom, Japan, Israel, South Korea, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia.
  • Important note: this condition does not apply to applicants from the Cook Islands, Tokelau or Niue, or applicants from Samoa with dual Samoa-NZ citizenship.
  • Have resided in your home country for at least two years immediately prior to commencing your scholarship.
  • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants who are members of the diplomatic corps or their dependants, and may not apply to applicants for Short Term Scholarships.
  • Have at least 2 years of work experience (part time or fulltime, paid or voluntary).
  • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants from the Pacific who are applying for a pre-service scholarship -Not be serving military personnel.
  • Be able to satisfy Immigration requirements for international student entry to New Zealand or the country in which you will undertake your scholarship (i.e. medical checks, police clearances/character checks, etc.)
  • Be academically and linguistically able to obtain an Offer of Place for the proposed programme of study from the tertiary institute where you will undertake your scholarship.
  • Not have been previously terminated from a New Zealand Government Scholarship.
  • Seek a qualification that will contribute to the sustainable development of your home country
  • Commit to return to your country for a minimum of 2 years at the end of your scholarship.

Scholarship Value/Cost:

The entitlements of the Scholarship include full tuition fees, a living allowance (paid fortnightly), an establishment allowance, medical and travel insurance, travel between your home country and New Zealand at the start and end of your scholarship, home leave or reunion travel for some eligible scholars, pastoral and academic support at your institution, and assistance with research and thesis costs for most postgraduate research students.

Selection Criteria:

Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate strong academic ability, leadership qualities, and a commitment to the development of their home country. Preference is also given to candidates who are 39 years of age or younger at the time of commencing their scholarship.

Application Guide:

  • Apply for an Offer of Place (admission) at your preferred one of the ten eligible New Zealand education institutions using their usual application process for international students.
  • Once you receive admission to a New Zealand institution, download the New Zealand Scholarships application form and complete all sections.
  • Submit 2 copies of your completed application form, with all attachments and supporting documents (including an Offer of Place) by the deadline to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade via post But applicants from China and Timor-Leste should submit their application to their respective New Zealand Embassy.

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Applications for New Zealand Development Scholarships are welcomed from the following countries. African Commonwealth countries: Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Africa – non-Commonwealth countries: Algeria, Angola, Dijbouti, Ethiopia, Egypt, Gambia, Senegal, Tunisia, Zimbabwe, Asia: Mongolia, Nepal, Timor-Leste, Latin America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Euador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, Caribbean Commonnwealth countries: Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Belize, Dominca, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, and Caribbean non-Commonnwealth countries: Dominican Republic, Haiti, Suriname.

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