University of Auckland High Performance Sports Scholarship

A Scholarship to support students with the potential to succeed both academically and in their chosen sport.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: First year of an undergraduate programme at Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland
Opening date: 1 December 2023
Closing date: 18 January 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Study and support related assistance
Number on offer: 10
Offer rate: One-off
Value: $5,000 each

Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland is committed to providing a safe, inclusive and equitable environment for all students who have the potential to succeed in academia and sport at a university of high international standing.

The University of Auckland High Performance Sport Scholarship acknowledges that some talented students who are pursuing academia and sport may face significant barriers to tertiary education, and takes into account a number of factors that can impact on an individual’s ability to participate at university and their chosen sport simultaneously.

Membership onto the University’s High Performance Support Programme will be granted with all academic, performance and personal support and benefits associated with this membership offered.


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.