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BCG Scholarships

Women and Non-Binary Scholarship

Open to undergraduate students at an Australian or New Zealand University in their penultimate (second-last) year or earlier who identify as a woman or non-binary.

Applications close at 6pm 19 April (AEST). Read more and apply at BCG Scholarships

General Scholarship

Open to Australian or New Zealand citizens or permanent residents who are undergraduate or post-graduate students in their penultimate year of
study at a registered Australian or New Zealand university.

Applications close at 6pm 19 April (AEST). Read more and apply at BCG Scholarships.

Applications open now

The Auckland Museum Institute Postgraduate Scholarship Programme

The 2024 scholarships are a personal stipend for students currently enrolled in a fulltime research-based Masters or PhD at a New Zealand tertiary institution, valued at $5000 and designed to help to support a piece of research lasting up to 12 months in an area that is relevant to the Museum’s collections and/or practices.

Applications close 26 April. Apply now.

Auckland Museum - James Fawcett Postgraduate Research Awards

The James Fawcett Herpetological Research Fund seeks to support emerging herpetological researchers in Aotearoa New Zealand for applied and theoretical research on tuatara and/or native New Zealand skinks and geckos. Awards of up to $5,000 are available.

Applications close 26 April. Apply now.

Auckland Museum - The Sir Hugh Kawharu Scholarship

The $10,000 grant is open to any students of Māori descent, who are studying full-time at undergraduate or graduate level at a New Zealand university or wānanga, and have an interest in cultural heritage. The purpose of the scholarship is to support and encourage Māori research and leadership, particularly in the field of cultural heritage.

In addition to the grant, the successful recipient could receive the benefit of an academic mentor for the duration of the candidate’s studies. It is anticipated that the scholarship candidate will undertake a research project in an area of relevance to the Museum's collections which will form part of their studies and contribute to the completion of their degree.

Applications close 26 April. Apply now.

Perpetual Guardian Foundation administered scholarship for School of Medicine

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 per scholarship for students studying at the University of Auckland School of Medicine. Priority will be given to applicants that illustrate financial/personal hardship and integrity.

Applications open 1 April and close 26 April. Register as a Perpetual Guardian Funding Hub user to apply.

Perpetual Guardian Foundation administered scholarship for Students of English

Faculty of Arts

Scholarships ranging from $3,000 to $6,000 per scholarship for students pursuing a relevant English qualification at the University of Auckland (Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts or higher qualifications) at the University of Auckland. Priority will be given to applicants that illustrate financial/personal hardship and integrity.

Applications open 1 April and close 26 April. Register as a Perpetual Guardian Funding Hub user to apply.

Scientia Trust Planet Earth Fund

Perpetual Guardian welcomes applications that encourage the study of earthquakes, of the bulk properties, astronomical motions, the internal structure of the Earth and of the history of those studies.

Applications close on 29 April 2024. Register as a Perpetual Guardian Funding Hub user to apply.

Sir John Logan Campbell Māori and Pacific Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

A Scholarship of up to $13,655 plus compulsory tuition fees to support Māori and Pacific students undertaking a research thesis at masters or honours level in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

Applications close 30 April. Apply now.

Market Economics Geography Masters Research Scholarship  

Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

A Scholarship of up to $5,000 for domestic or international students enrolled full-time in either an MA or MSc in Geography, or a Master of Public Health or Masters of Health Sciences.

Applications close 30 April. Apply now.

Dr Christopher R. Bennett Award in Transportation Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

An Award of up to $10,000 to support a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident enrolled in Part III or IV of a BE(Hons) or a MCivilEng in Transportation Engineering.

Applications close 1 May. Apply now.

Electricity Engineers' Association Scholarship  

Faculty of Engineering

A $4,500 Scholarship for New Zealand citizens or permanent residents enrolling in Part IV of a BE(Hons) in disciplines related to electricity generation or production, power systems, or electricity utilisation.

Applications close 1 May. Apply now.

Odyssey Addiction Research Scholarship

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

A Scholarship of up to $15,000 for PhD study and $5,000 for masters research into addiction, for students who are New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents.

Applications close 1 May. Apply now.

Kelliher Economic Foundation Honours/Masters Scholarship in Economics

Business School

A Scholarship of up to $15,000 for New Zealand citizens or permanent residents enrolled in full-time honours or masters level study in Economics.

Applications close 2 May. Apply now.

Kelliher Economics Foundation PhD Scholarship in Economics

Business School

A Scholarship of up to $15,000 pa for up to three years, to assist a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident who is enrolled full-time in a PhD in Economics.

Applications close 2 May. Apply now.

Nicola Crowley Memorial Scholarship for Women in Computer Science

Faculty of Science

An $8,000 Scholarship for a woman who is a New Zealand Citizen or
Permanent Resident, and who is enrolled full-time in the penultimate
year of a BSc, BSc conjoint degree or BAdvSci(Hons) in Computer Science,
Data Science or Statistics.

Applications close 2 May. Apply now.

Trimble Karahipi Hangarau/Technology Scholarship for Māori and Pacific Students

Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Science

An $8,000 Scholarship to support a Māori student or a Pacific student enrolled in Stage/Part II or III of a BAdvSci (Hons), BAS, BDes, BE(Hons), BSc or BUrbPlan(Hons).

Applications close 3 May. Apply now.

Energy and Fuels Research Scholarship

Facutly of Engineering

A $5,000 Scholarship for international and domestic students enrolled
full-time in a Masters or PhD in the Department of Mechanical
Engineering.

Applications close 8 May. Apply now.

James Hodge M & P Paykel Trust Research Scholarship in Medical and Health Sciences

All faculties

Three Scholarships of up to $7,500 each for New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents enrolled in honours or masters research in a medical and health sciences field.

Applications close 9 May. Apply now.

Elon Wells Scholarship in European Languages

Faculty of Arts

A Scholarship of up to $5,000 to support a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident to enrol in undergraduate or postgraduate study in a European language.

Applications close 15 May. Apply now.

Evelyn Constance Alexander Scholarship in German

Faculty of Arts

A Scholarship of up to $5,000 to encourage the study of German at undergraduate or postgraduate level by a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident.

Applications close 15 May. Apply now.

Joan Oliver Award in French

Faculty of Arts

An Award of $1,000 to support a BA or BA(Hons) student enrolled in at least 15 points of Stage III or honours level courses in French.

Applications close 15 May. Apply now.

Maxwell Walker Memorial Award

Faculty of Arts

An Award for students from a Commonwealth country who are enrolled in the final year of a BA, a BA(Hons) or MA majoring in French.

Applications close 15 May. Apply now.

Professor John Asher Scholarship in German

Faculty of Arts

A Scholarship of $4,500 for international and domestic students enrolled in undergraduate or postgraduate study in German.

Applications close 15 May. Apply now.

University of Auckland Languages and Cultures Study Abroad Award

Faculty of Arts

A $2,000 Award to assist undergraduate or postgraduate Arts students to undertake a period of formal study overseas.

Applications close 15 May. Apply now.

Douglas Goodfellow Award in Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

An Award to support a New Zealand citizen who is enrolled full-time in undergraduate or postgraduate study in Engineering and who is experiencing financial need.

Applications close Thursday 23 May. Apply now.

ACH Consulting Engineers Michael Wesseldine Award

Faculty of Engineering

An Award to support a Part II and Part III BE(Hons) Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering student who is a New Zealand Citizen or
Permanent Resident in need of financial assistance.

Applications close Thursday 23 May. Apply now.

Bill Miller Engineering Award

Faculty of Engineering

Awards of up to $10,000 to provide financial assistance to undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Faculty of Engineering who are New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Applications close Thursday 23 May. Apply now.

Marylyn Eve Mayo Endowment Scholarship

Law School

A $6,000 Scholarship to support an international or domestic student enrolled full-time in Part III of an LLB who is experiencing financial hardship.

Applications close Thursday 23 May. Apply now.

Bruce McLaren Automotive Award & Bruce McLaren Racing Award

Faculty of Engineering

Awards to assist New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents enrolled
in Part II and III of a BE(Hons) to attend a study and research
placement with McLaren Automotive or McLaren Racing at the McLaren Technology Centre, UK.

Applications close Thursday 23 May. Apply now.

Tonkin + Taylor Scholarship

Faculty of Engineering

A Scholarship to assist Part II BE(Hons) Civil Engineering students with tuition fees.

Applications close Wednesday 29 May. Apply now.

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award

The Kate Sheppard Memorial Award Trust was set up to establish an annual award to provide an opportunity for a woman to develop her potential by undertaking further education, study, research or training in areas which are of value in the community of New Zealand.

This award is available to women holding NZ Citizenship or Permanent Residency who are undertaking a special project or post graduate study of value to the wider NZ community. 

Applications open on 1 January 2024 and close on 30 June 2024. For more information and to apply visit Kate Sheppard Memorial Award.

BCG First Nations Internship & Scholarship Program

Open to students in their penultimate year of undergraduate or postgraduate study at a registered university, who identify as First Nations (including Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islands, Māori or Pacific Island origin). Recipients receive $20,000 in scholarship funding, an 8 week internship, mentoring and opportunities to gain real world experience before you graduate.

Applications close 26 July. Read more and apply at BCG First Nations Internship & Scholarship Program.

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