Scholarships in Pacific Studies

Scholarships and prizes available to students in Pacific Studies at the University of Auckland.


University of Auckland Pacific Academic Excellence Scholarships

Awarded to domestic Pacific students who have excellent academic
achievement and active participation in community, cultural and other


University of Auckland Pacific Postgraduate Scholarships

These Scholarships are offered annually to Pacific students enrolled for an approved masters degree, an approved bachelors honours degree, or, in the case where no honours degree is available, an approved postgraduate diploma.

Te Wānanga o Waipapa Honours and Masters Scholarship for Pacific Students

A $5,000 Scholarship for Pacific students enrolled in a postgraduate honours or masters degree in Te Wānanga o Waipapa in the Faculty of Arts.

Taitea Masters Award in Creative Research

A scholarship of up to $10,000 for New Zealand citizens and permanent residents from one or more of the University’s equity groups who are enrolled in a research masters programme with a substantial creative component.