University of Auckland Partnership Appeal Award

Awards of between $500-$5,000 are made twice each year to assist students experiencing significant hardship in their final year of study in an undergraduate or a postgraduate degree programme.

About the scholarship

Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: Final year of undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme
Opening date: 23 February 2023 and 23 June 2023
Closing date: 4 April 2023 and 4 August 2023
Tenure: Up to one year
For: To assist students with study related costs in their final year
Number on offer: Varies
Offer rate: Biannually
Value: $500 - $5,000

The University of Auckland Partnership Appeal Award was established in 2002 to assist students who have demonstrated the ability to succeed but are experiencing significant financial hardship in their final year of study. Staff of Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland contributed additional funding in 2020 to support postgraduate students in their final semester of study.


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 eight 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.

If you can’t find the answer to your question, contact our Student Support Team.

  • For questions about a particular scholarship, award or prize, please include the exact name.
  • For scholarships or awards closing within the next three days, please mark your enquiry as urgent.

Technical issues or errors

  • For technical issues or errors, the most common fix is to clear your internet browser cache. Then try again.
  • If this doesn’t resolve the issue, please send a screen shot of the page showing the error message or issue, and any details you can, to our Student Support Team.


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.