Postgraduate scholarships

Postgraduate study is a big life commitment. That's why each year, the University awards around $40 million in scholarships to support our postgraduate and doctoral students.


Get funding support for this one-year programme that you can add to your existing degree to enter the teaching profession.

See what's available

The Faculty of Education and Social Work can nominate up to 14 University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarships.

Find out more

If you are a high-achieving Māori domestic student applying for postgraduate study, you may qualify for this scholarship.

Let's go

Generous doctoral scholarships are offered by the faculty and the University every year.

What's on offer

This scholarship is for domestic Pacific students applying for an honours degree, a postgraduate diploma or a masters degree.

Find out more

You may qualify for a scholarship if you are enrolling in one of our honours or postgraduate diploma programmes.

See if it's for you

International students at postgraduate and doctoral level can apply for University scholarships, as well as country-specific and New Zealand scholarships.

Go now

There are a number of scholarships available for students wanting to pursue a masters degree with our faculty.

Explore now

If you are struggling financially then there are several awards and scholarships available at the University which may be able to help you.

Search 'hardship' to find relevant scholarships

Learn about University’s doctoral financial support programme and external funding opportunities for postgraduate students studying at our faculty.