Fund Details
Graduates Association Postgraduate Scholarship for Arts, Business, and Law
Award Amount


This scholarship supports postgraduate students in Arts, Business, and Law at the University of Canterbury.

Value/Benefits: Financial assistance with the costs associated with university study, to a value of $1,500

Level of Study: Honours; Master's

Closing Date: 11:59 pm (NZT) 1 November

Tenure: One year

Number Available Annually: At least one

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Must be enrolled at the University of Canterbury, full-time or part-time, in a programme for one of the following:
  • An Honours degree in the College of Arts or in the UC Business School
  • A Master’s degree in the College of Arts, the UC Business School, or the School of Law
Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Must be a citizen of New Zealand, or hold a New Zealand residence class visa

For more information please read the regulations, click here.

Application Information:

Applications will be accepted from current and past recipients of the scholarship, for an additional year of tenure.

Special Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants must be graduates of the University or completing a programme, in the year of application, that would qualify them to graduate from the University.

Additional Information:

The scholarship was established in 2018 to replace the Graduates Association Scholarship, which the University of Canterbury Association Incorporated had established in 1984 as a result of donations of debentures held by members of a club that the Association had founded: the University Club (1965–1981).

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

Search Filters:

  • Arts
  • Business
  • Law
    Level of Study
    • Postgraduate
    • Masters
    • Honours
      Subject of Study
        Equity Awards
        • Part-time study
          Domestic/International Students
          • Domestic
            Application Closing Month
            • November
              Award Type
              • Any
              • Scholarship
                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                6 Sep 2023
                Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone) :
                1 Nov 2023 11:59 PM