Faculty of Education and Social Work Start Smart Entry Level Undergraduate Scholarships


About the scholarship

Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: Full-time study in first year of an undergraduate Bachelor’s degree or conjoint in the Faculty of Education and Social Work
Opening date: 20 December and 3 September
Closing date: 31 January and 15 October
Tenure: 1 year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: Up to 26 in total (refer to Reg.2)
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to twenty awards of up to $2,500 pa each and, up to six awards of up to $5,000 pa each

The Scholarships were established in 2011 and are financed by the Faculty of Education and Social Work. These Scholarships may also be referred to as Merit Scholarships and the City of Sails Scholarships in promotional material.
The main purpose of the Scholarships is to support and encourage excellence of students entering their first year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Education and Social Work, at the University of Auckland.

Regulations

How to apply

Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible to apply. Then click on the “Apply now” button and complete the online application form. We recommend you check the form early in case a reference or endorsement is required to support your application, and to familiarise yourself with the form. All sections (including request sections) must be completed by the closing date, which is midnight on the specified date (unless stated otherwise). We recommend you do not have two different scholarship applications open within the same browser.

Outcomes are determined by a selection committee and are usually notified around six weeks after the closing date.

Help and support

You can find answers to your questions about scholarships, awards and prizes on the University's online help and support centre, AskAuckland.

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Disclaimer

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.