MedTech Māori & Pasifika Summer Research Scholarships

Are you a high-achieving Māori or Pasifika tertiary student in New Zealand studying science, mathematics, engineering, medicine, health sciences, design, or similar? Do you have an interest in health and medical technologies research and development, and making an impact on healthcare for communities?

The Auckland Bioengineering Institute, as part of the MedTech Research Network, is offering summer research scholarships for ambitious Māori and Pacific university students to conduct biomedical engineering research. If selected, you will work with an established research group at the ABI doing cutting-edge biomedical engineering research in fields of medical device design and development, experimental physiology, computational modelling, software / algorithm development, clinical translation of new medical technologies, or similar.

Available scholarships

Each scholarship provides a tax-free stipend of $6,500 for 10 weeks of full-time research over the 2021/2022 summer period, beginning on Monday 29 November 2021.


Applications close 5pm Thursday 30 September 2021. Please see flyers above for further details.

If you have any questions, please contact: 

Natalie Solomona
Research Operations Manager