Fund Details
UC Master's Scholarship
Award Amount
$14,000 plus domestic tuition fees


This scholarship supports students for study towards a research master’s degree at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury.

a. $14,000
b. Tuition fees at the Aotearoa New Zealand domestic rate

Level of Study: Master's; Postgraduate

Closing Date: 
15 May or 15 October

The scholarship is tenable for the period necessary to complete up to 120 points of enrolment in a qualifying course.

Number available annually:
Approximately 25

Applicable enrolment during tenure: 
The scholarship is tenable during full-time or part-time enrolment in a course with a credit weighting in the range 90–120 points for a project comprising a single thesis, dissertation, research project, creative work, or performance towards a research master’s degree at the University. Enrolment must not have begun more than 6 months before or, if not already started, must not begin more than 6 months after the deadline date for applications.

Citizenship/residency requirements:
Not applicable.

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Contact Information:

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              Application Closing Month
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                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                15 Aug 2023
                Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone) :
                15 Oct 2023 11:59 PM