International Excellence – NZ School Leavers Scholarship at University of Waikato, New Zealand

Student type:  onshore international students are eligible for this scholarship program. 

Level of study: undergraduate

Study area: Any

Scholarship value: Up to NZD$10,000

Closing date: 31 Aug 2020

Description: The University of Waikato International Excellence – NZ School Leavers Scholarship was established in 2019 to promote educational opportunities, foster internationalisation, and support talented onshore international students who are enrolling for the first time into an undergraduate programme at the University of Waikato.


  • For international students completing Year 13 at a NZ high school in 2020 and intending to enrol full-time in an undergraduate degree at UoW in A Trimester 2021. Students must have completed studying at NCEA Level 2 and achieved at least a Merit endorsement. Students who finished NCEA Level 3 in 2019 and are taking a ‘gap year’ in 2020 may also apply for the Scholarship, provided they meet the el
  • Regulations  

How to apply: 

Te Mata Kairangi School of Graduate Research
The University of Waikato
Private Bag 3105, Hamilton 3240
New Zealand

Phone +64 7 858 5096
Email [email protected]

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