University of Auckland Scholarship for Students from Refugee Backgrounds
A Scholarship of up to $5,000 to assist first year students who are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents who come from a refugee background.
About the scholarship
Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: First year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Auckland
Opening date: 20 September
Closing date: 1 November
Tenure: One year
Number on offer: Up to five
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $5,000
The University recognises that students from refugee backgrounds are likely to experience barriers to accessing and succeeding at the University. The primary purpose of the Scholarship is to mitigate the economic barriers faced by students from refugee backgrounds so that they can access undergraduate study and the transformative potential of a tertiary qualification.
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.
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.
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Technical issues or errors
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.