Masters scholarships

You can apply for scholarships based on academic merit, financial hardship, topic of study or personal characteristics.

University administered scholarships

Auckland Law School Postgraduate Awards

For detailed information, visit Auckland Law School Postgraduate Awards.

Ralph and Eve Seelye Postgraduate Scholarships

The main purpose of the Scholarships is to fund postgraduate level Honours, Masters or Postgraduate Diploma students who have completed their qualifying degrees at the University of Auckland or another university and are now intending to enrol full-time at the University of Auckland.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit Ralph and Eve Seelye Postgraduate Scholarships.

University of Auckland Research Masters Scholarships

These Scholarships are offered each semester to meritorious students applying for an approved research masters degree at the University of Auckland.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit University of Auckland Research Masters Scholarships.

University of Auckland Māori Postgraduate Scholarships

These Scholarships are offered each semester to Māori students enrolled in any Masters or postgraduate level Bachelors (Honours) degree, or any Postgraduate Diploma.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit University of Auckland Māori Postgraduate Scholarships.

University of Auckland Pacific Postgraduate Scholarships

These Scholarships are offered each semester to domestic Pacific students enrolled in any Masters or postgraduate level Bachelors (Honours) degree, or any Postgraduate Diploma.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit University of Auckland Pacific Postgraduate Scholarships.

University of Auckland Partnership Appeal Awards

The University of Auckland Partnership Appeal Awards were established in 2002 to assist students who have demonstrated the ability to succeed but are experiencing significant financial hardship in their final year of study.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit University of Auckland Partnership Appeal Awards.

A G Davis Scholarship in Law

The A G Davis Scholarship in Law contributes to the support of a full-time University of Auckland Law student who has shown academic excellence.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit A G Davis Scholarship in Law.

Moana Schwalger Memorial Pasifika Student Scholarship

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage study in the Faculty of Law by Pasifika students.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit Moana Schwalger Memorial Pasifika Student Scholarship.

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Masters Degree Award

The main purpose of these Awards is to assist women graduates to carry out study for a Masters degree at the University of Auckland.

For detailed information, including closing dates and regulations, visit Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Masters Degree Award.

Externally administered scholarships

New Zealand Law Foundation Ethel Benjamin Scholarship (for women)

To support postgraduate research in law that will protect and promote the interests of the public in relation to legal matters in New Zealand. A scholarship for women.

For detailed information, visit New Zealand Law Foundation Ethel Benjamin Scholarship (for women).

Yvonne A M Smith Charitable Trust Scholarship

The scholarship is intended for the advancement of the education of women graduates who wish to embark upon Masters or Doctoral studies with preference being given to the subject areas of political studies, economics, business and law. Preference will also be given to applicants who demonstrate potential for leadership and potential to make a significant contribution to New Zealand.

For detailed information, visit Yvonne A M Smith Charitable Trust.

Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Scholarship

Awarded to a student with an excellent academic record, capacity for leadership, commitment towards research topic.

For detailed information, visit Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Scholarship.

Māori Education Trust Professions Scholarships

Open to Māori students undertaking research at post-graduate level in a profession where very few Māori are represented.

For detailed information, visit Māori Education Trust Professions Scholarships.

Chilean Bicentennial Scholarships

The Chilean Government Bicentennial Scholarships are open to students from the Republic of Chile who intend to undertake a Masters or PhD programme at the University of Auckland.

For detailed information, visit Chilean CONICYT Scholarships.