Summer Research Scholarships

Summer Research Scholarships are a great way to gain valuable research experience, work with leading researchers at the University of Auckland, enhance your career opportunities and help you think about pursuing postgraduate study.

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  • Conduct a research project under supervision for 10 weeks over the summer months.
  • Receive a tax-free stipend of $6,000.
  • Open to high-achieving domestic and international students who are enrolled in a New Zealand or international university and have the potential to succeed in postgraduate study.

Applications now closed

Scholarship offers will be made in September 2018. 

Browse research projects

Applications for summer 2018–19 are now closed. Browse the summer research projects to see the types of research projects offered each year.

Projects by discipline

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Studying in Auckland in the summer

Auckland comes into its own in summer and it means you’ll be able to enjoy the stunning beaches, rainforests or some of the major events happening across the city.

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