Fund Details
UC International First Year Scholarship (April Round)
Award Amount
$10,000, $15,000 or $20,000

Description:

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

Value/Benefits:
a. Financial assistance with tuition fees, to one of the following values (as determined by the Selection Committee):
  • $20,000 or
  • $15,000 or
  • $10,000
Level of Study: School leave (first year undergraduate)

Closing Date: 11:59 pm (NZT) 15 April (Applications open approximately 8 weeks before this date)

Tenure: One year

Number Available Annually: Up to twenty-five, across three scholarship rounds

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Must be enrolled full-time in a first year of a programme for an undergraduate degree at the University of Canterbury

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Must be a full-fee paying international student. May not be a citizen of New Zealand or Australia, hold a New Zealand residence class visa, or be a Permanent Resident of Australia

For more information please read the regulations, click here.


Application Information:

Please note, there are 3 rounds for the UC International First Year Scholarship:
  • 15 April (for study in the year of application)
  • 15 August (for those international students who are studying in New Zealand at that date. For study in the year following the year of application)
  • 31 October (for those international students who are studying overseas at that date. For study in the year following the year of application)


Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at scholarships@canterbury.ac.nz

Search Filters:

Level of Study
  • School Leaver (First year undergraduate)
    College
    • General (Any College)
    • College of Arts
    • College of Business and Law
    • College of Education, Health and Human Development
    • College of Engineering
    • College of Science
      Domestic/International Students
      • International
      • International currently studying in a New Zealand secondary school
      • International currently studying at UCIC
        Subject of Study
        • Any (I would like a general award)
          Equity Awards
          • Financial hardship
            Award Type
            • Any
            • Scholarship
              Application Closing Month
              • April
                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                18 Feb 2020
                Deadline Date (NZST Time Zone):
                15 Apr 2020 11:59 PM