Scholarships in Social Sciences

Scholarships and prizes available to students in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Auckland.

Undergraduate scholarships

Sasakawa Young Leaders' Fellowship Fund (Sylff)

Scholarships to study at any New Zealand University for postgraduate students at the research stage of their programmes who have displayed potential for future leadership in national, regional and international affairs.  

Read more

Postgraduate scholarships

Elizabeth Ewing Memorial Scholarship in Adolescent and Young Adult Health

A scholarship of $5,000 for postgraduate research with a focus on the psychosocial issues faced by adolescent and young adult patients and their family, in regard to their lived experience with a life-threatening illness, such as cancer or a blood disorder.

Nicholas Tarling Southeast Asian Studies Masters Award 

An award of up to $5,000 for international or domestic students undertaking masters study relating to the Southeast Asian region.