KiwiPlan NZ Limited Scholarship

A Scholarship of up to $4,500 for undergraduate study in Computer Science, Information and Technology Management, Information Systems or Software Engineering.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: BSc or BAdvSci(Hons) in Computer Science or Information and Technology Management; BCom in Information Systems; or BE(Hons) in Software Engineering (see Reg. 3)
Opening date: 4 September
Closing date: 16 October
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: Up to three
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $4,500 each

The Scholarship was established in 2000 and is financed by Kiwiplan NZ Limited, an IT (Information Technology) company, specialising in computer systems for the paper packaging industry.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to provide support for computer science students in their final year of study.


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.