Scholarships Merit-based Need-based
University of Otago

Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for International Students

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Any
Disciplines
10000 NZD
Grant
New Zealand
Location
30 Apr 2024
Application deadline

About

University of Otago can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

University of Otago awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs.

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award

One

Grant

NZD$10,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

This Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for International Students recognises the additional personal, academic and financial challenges currently faced by international students and is awarded to support students to pursue their academic goals.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The award is available once, for a period of 12 months, an applies to the first year of study only.

The scholarship offers a NZD$10,000 amount, to help you with your studies

Eligibility

  • International students who are not New Zealand citizens or permanent residents or resident visa holders of New Zealand or Australia*; and
  • Have gained university admission through:
  • Completion of Year 12 and completion of – or in the process of completion of – Year 13 at a New Zealand school, or an equivalent foundation level course at a New Zealand tertiary institution
  • Completion of an internationally recognised qualification in New Zealand or at an overseas high school, such as A Levels, International Baccalaureate, or ATAR; or
  • Meeting other international entrance requirements as outlined on the Otago website; and
  • Have not normally completed any previous study at a New Zealand university; and
  • Are subject to paying international tuition fees; and
  • Are eligible apply for, and are intending to enrol for full-time study in the first year of an eligible programme.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

New Zealand

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

30 Apr 2024

Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarships for International Students are awarded to students who meet eligibility criteria. Students will be notified of the scholarship in their Offer of Place, which will be followed by a formal scholarship offer.

10 December for semester 1

30 April for semester 2

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