International First Year Scholarships at the University of Canterbury

The University of Canterbury International First Year Scholarships are open to new undergraduate students commencing a degree programme at the University.  The scholarship fund will support you with your tuition fees during your first year of studies at the university.  The scholarship may be awarded with values of either NZ$10,000, NZ$15,000 or NZ$20,000, with up to twenty-five scholarships available.

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). Students who are undertaking, or have completed, a programme at the UC International College are also eligible to apply.

Eligible candidates must have lodged an application for admission to the University of Canterbury by 15 August for enrolment in the following year.  You can apply for the scholarship online through the University of Canterbury website from 8 weeks before this deadline.

Contact Study Options if you would like further advice about these scholarships or would like to make an application to the University of Canterbury.


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