Other undergraduate funding options

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

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.

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 or to apply go to Toloa Tertiary Scholarships.

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 and cyber security at any New Zealand tertiary institution. For more information and to apply go to GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship.

Applications open on 1 June and close on 1 October

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 from June to August 2019. To complement this opportunity, the New Zealand Space Agency is offering the New Zealand Space Scholarship. For more information visit MBIE NASA International Internship Programme.

Attitude Trust Communication Scholarship

The Attitude Trust is proud to offer a tuition fee scholarship to applicants living with disabilities. The scholarship is worth up to $5,000 per year (paid directly to your education provider) and will continue for the duration of your qualification (subject to you completing requirements). In addition, one week of work experience with Attitude Pictures Ltd for each year of study is offered. If you are a New Zealand resident, live with a disability and plan to study communications (either media or digital studies), you are eligible to apply. For more information visit Attitude Awards.  

Scholarships with variable closing dates

General external scholarship and funding providers