Other undergraduate funding options

Find out about other funding sources available to support you in your undergraduate study.

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AINSE Undergraduate Schools

The Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering holds two annual schools for undergraduate students.

WISE School

An opportunity for first year women undergraduate students in STEM to network with their peers across Australia and New Zealand, and hear from guest speakers about thier journeys to successful careers in STEM. the school includes an ongoing mentorshi programme, a tour of the research facilities at ANSTO's Sydney campus, a networking dinner and a range of panel discussions.

Winter School

A scholarship to enable a nominated student to participate in the annual Winter School at ANSTO's Sydney Campus each July. The scholarship is open to all senior undergraduate students interested in learing about the techniques of nuclear analysis.

Attitude Trust Communication Scholarship

The Attitude Trust is proud to offer a tuition fee scholarship to students with disabilities. The scholarship is worth up to $5,000 per year and will continue for the duration of the recipient's qualification. In addition, one week of work experience with Attitude Pictures Ltd is offered for each year of study. If you are a New Zealand resident, live with a disability and are studying, or planning to study, towards a career in communications and the media (including digitial media), apply by the closing date. For more information and to apply visit Attitude Awards.

Avoco Tertiary Scholarship

Avoco, an avocado export group, offers a $5,000 tertiary fees credit and prospective summer work and mentoring for students who will be in the final year of undergraduate study in 2021 in a subject related to fruit production, plant protection, entomology, biosecurity, biochemistry, biological sciences, post-harvest fruit quality, or new technologies with potential relevance to horticulture. For more information and to apply visit Avoco Tertiary Scholarship.

Boston Consulting Group Scholarships

BCG is offering two scholarships to students in their penultimate year of study, of which one is for women students, and one open to all. The recipients of the scholarships will each receive AUD$20,000. Applications close 5 July. To register for a virtual information session visit BCG Scholarship information sessions.

For more information and to apply vist BCG Scholarship Program.

BPW Franklin Study Award

BPW Franklin offers a Study Award to a woman who is a past or present resident of the Franklin area who is undertaking a course at a recognised university. Applications for 2020 open in October. For more information and to apply visit BWP Franklin Study Award.

The Capstone Editing Textbook Grant for Undergraduates

The Capstone Editing Textbook Grant provides A$3,000 to one undergraduate student (domestic or international) enrolled at an Australian or New Zealand university per year to assist in covering the cost of their textbooks for the duration of their degree. For more information and to apply visit Capstone Editing.

Dillon Scholarship

The Dillon Scholarship provides financial assistance of up to $5,000 per annum for up to four years of full-time tertiary study for students from the Bay of Plenty who have significant disabilities. Part-time students may also apply. Applications open in October each year. For more information and to apply visit Dillon Scholarship.

Education New Zealand

Education New Zealand manages a number of scholarship schemes for international students choosing New Zealand as a study destination and for New Zealand students who wish to study overseas. For more information and to apply visit Education New Zealand.

GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

The value of this award is $10,000 which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans. Open to female second year tertiary students and above (including Honours and Masters students) intending to take a full-time course of study in science, technology, computer engineering, mathematics, data science or cyber security. Applications open on 1 June and close on 1 October. For more infomation and to apply visit GSCB Scholarship.

German Academic Exchange Services DAAD Scholarships

The DAAD database lists information on various kinds of DAAD funding as well as funding offered by other selected organisations for study in Germany. For more information visit the DAAD database.

Holcim New Zealand Limited's Annual Scholarship

Holcim New Zealand offers an annual scholarship to students enrolled in the second and third year of a tertiary qualification in the fields of Sales & Marketing and/or Logistics. The scholarship has a value of $2,500 per semester for up to two years. For more information and to apply visit Holcim New Zealand Limited.

Jacob Beck Jaffurs Medical Scholarships

These Scholarships are open to medical students who wish to pursue elective training or experiences which broaden and enrich their academic classes. The Scholarships are to support specific tangible expenses such as travel costs. For more information and to apply visit Jacob Beck Jaffus Scholarship.

John Drake Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the Auckland University Rugby Football Club Inc. (AURFC), and has a maximum value of $5,000pa for up to three years to a student playing for the University club. For more information and to apply visit John Drake Memorial Scholarship.

The Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust

The Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust provides funds for the promotion, advancement and encouragment of education for women, either in research and professional activities, or artistic and creative activities. Awards specific to the University of Auckland can be found in our searchable database.

For more information and to apply visit The Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Undergraduate Awards.

Māori Education Trust Tertiary Scholarships

The Māori Education Trust offers a range of scholarships at undergraduate and postgraduate level to encourage Māori into tertiary education. For more infomation and to apply visit Māori Education Trust Tertiary Scholarships.

Meat Industry Scholarship

Six undergraduate scholarships of $5,000 will be offered annually to students enrolled in areas of interest to the Meat Industry Association including, but not limited to, human resource management, environmental science, international marketing, process design and industrial innovation. For more information and to apply visit Meat Industry Scholarship.

Mexican Government Scholarship Programme for International Students

Undergraduate students may apply for one academic term of study at a participating Mexican institution. For more information and to apply visit Mexican Government Scholarship Programme.

Milford Community Charitable Trust Grants

Former students, children of students and grandchildren of students, who attended Milford School, or residents of the Milford district, are invited to apply for a Milford Community Charitable Trust Grant. Applications close 23 October 2020. For more information and to apply visit Milford Community Charitable Trust Grants.

NASA International Internship Programme

The New Zealand Space Agency invites high-performing New Zealand tertiary students to apply to participate in the NASA International Internship Programme. To complement this opportunity, the New Zealand Space Agency is offering the New Zealand Space Scholarship. For more information and to apply visit NASA Internships and New Zealand Space Agency Scholarships.

New Horizons for Women Trust Awards

The New Horizons for Women Trust: Hine Kahukura runs an annual programme of national and regional awards supporting women in Aotearoa New Zealand to pursue education and research. For more information and to apply visit New Horizons for Women Trust.

New Zealand Institute of Forestry Foundation Awards

The NZIF has several awards available to tertiary students studying forestry. For more information and to apply visit NZIF Awards.

OneChoice Futures Grant

OneChoice Insurance offers a $5,000 grant to students enrolled in Business, Finance, Medicine, and Healthcare, aged 18 or over, who are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents. For more information and to apply visit OneChoice Futures Grant.

Quota New Zealand Educational Scholarship

Quota New Zealand offers a Scholarship of up to $5,000 to assist a young woman who has proven academic potential, and has demonstrated financial need or other special circumstances, with the study expenses in their first year of full-time tertiary study. For more information and to apply visit Quota Scholarship.

RAPHS Medical and Nursing Undergraduate Scholarhips

Two RAPHS Undergraduate Scholarships of $2,000 are offered to Rotorua residents in their first year of medical or nursing training. One scholarship is for a student enrolled in the first year of a Bachelor of Nursing and one scholarship is available to a student who has been accepted into the MBChB Part II. For more information and to apply visit RAPHS Scholarships.

Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia Scholarships in Pathology for Medical Schools

A AU$2,000 scholarship is offered annually for a project associated with pathology, jointly developed by a student and supervisor, for an MBChB student. For mre information and to apply visit RCPA External Awards.

Royal New Zealand Institute of Horticulture Awards

The Royal New Zealand Institute of Horticulture has several awards available to tertiary students studying horticulture. For more information and to apply visit RNZIH Awards.

Sasakawa Fellowship Fund for Japanese Language Education

The fund offers scholarships to students who are enrolling full-time for a first undergraduate degree in Japanese language, or Japanese language conjoint degree. Applications close 1 September. For more information go to Sasakawa Undergraduate Scholarships.

TeachNZ Scholarships

TeachNZ Scholarships cover early learning, primary, secondary and immersion settings. Round 2 of applications for 2020 opens on 6 December 2019 and closes on 24 January 2020. For more information and to apply visit TeachNZ Scholarships.

Toloa Tertiary Scholarships

The purpose of the scholarships is to encourage Pacific students to pursue studies in STEM subjects at tertiary level and increase the numbers of Pacific people employed in STEM careers. Up to $9,000 is available to cover tuition and compulsory fees. For more information and to apply go to Toloa Tertiary Scholarships.

Transpower Scholarship for Māori Engineering Students

The Transpower Scholarship for Māori Engineering Students is to assist students of Māori descent who are studying a four-year Bachelor of Engineering with Honours degree in disciplines of interest to Transpower. Applications for 2020 open on 3 February 2020 and close on 29 March 2020.

West Coast DHB Studentship Programme

Studentships of up to $5,000 are offered to students enrolled at a New Zealand university who have resided on the West Coast for a minimum of one year. Studentships also include non-clinical professions including HR and IT. For more information and to apply visit West Coast DHD Studentships.

Zespri Horticultural Scholarships

Zespri offers a scholarship of up to $10,000 towards tuition fees for students enrolled in the second or subsequent year of a degree in science, management, marketing, nutrition or business, who are aspiring to a career in the horticultural industry. Applications close on 1 November 2019. For more information and to apply vist Zespri Horticultural Scholarships.

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