Faculty of Arts Auckland Schools Scholarship

A Scholarship of up to $5,000 for full-time enrolment in the first year of a BA or BA conjoint degree for students from Decile 1-4 secondary schools in the Auckland area.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: First year of a BA or BA conjoint degree in the Faculty of Arts
Opening date: 12 December 2023
Closing date: 31 January 2024
Tenure: Up to three years
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: Varies
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $5,000 pa each

The Scholarship was established in 2019 and is financed by the Faculty of Arts.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to provide recognition and support for students from selected Auckland schools, particularly those in South Auckland and West Auckland, with the potential to succeed at university.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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Every effort has been made to ensure the information we have supplied is correct and up to date. However we strongly advise that you check the regulations, application forms and any other information that is available, to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria for any application you might make, and that you understand the implications of any regulations, awarding value and closing dates.