Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
- living expenses
The University of Otago Academic Excellence Entrance Scholarship was established by the University of Otago Council in 2011 to assist new undergraduate students.
The benefits and monetary value of the scholarship are unknown
- Involvement in activities at school, in the community, and/or in sport and cultural pursuits in which leadership has been shown.
- Achieved NCEA Level 2 endorsed with excellence, or equivalent.
- Academic ability; disciplines or subjects relevant to their proposed programme of study at University may be assessed (a minimum of NCEA Level 2 awarded with excellence, or equivalent, is normally required for consideration).
- Demonstrated leadership potential.
- Sporting and/or cultural involvement.
- Contribution to the community.
Study experience required
All applications for Entrance Scholarships are done through eVision, the University's student management system.
In order to apply for a scholarship, you will be required to go through the first stages of enrolment at the University of Otago to access the Entrance Scholarship online application.