Deadline : Open:
Applications are now open for the University of Waikato International Excellence Scholarship 2020. The University of Waikato International Excellence Scholarship was established to promote educational opportunities, foster internationalization and support talented international students who are enrolling for the first time into undergraduate or postgraduate programmes1 at the University of Waikato.
However, the University will not be offering the Scholarship to students commencing their studies online in 2021. Rather, all new students who wish to commence their studies online in 2021 will automatically be awarded a 20% discount on their tuition fees in 2021. They will however receive a travel grant once they transfer to New Zealand for face-to-face studies .
For students already in New Zealand or those applying for face-to-face studies for 2021 , the University welcomes applications for the University of Waikato International Excellence Scholarship. International Excellence Scholarship will be applied to tuition fees only and is not transferrable.
The University will transfer the scholarship funding to the student’s tuition fees once their enrolment has been completed
The details of the scholarship are as stated below.
- Scholarships with a value of up to NZD$10,000 will be awarded to successful applicants from any of the countries in the eligible countries list.
- Applications are welcome from candidates who demonstrate excellent academic achievement, and the potential to become global ambassadors for the University.
In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must fullfill the following application conditions
- You must be a citizen of one of the following countries or a student in one of the following countries Click here for full list
- Applicants must not currently be enrolled at the University of Waikato
- By the time of application, you must not have paid fees
- You must be intending or applying to enroll for the first time in either an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the University of Waikato
- As an applicant, you must have received a Formal or Conditional Offer of Place from the University of Waikato
- Applicants must meet the University of Waikato’s English language requirements for admission, or have an offer for the Certificate of Attainment in Academic English at the University of Waikato
Prospective applicants must first complete an Application for admission, and thereafter, complete their application for the scholarship. Those who are already student at University of Waikato scan log into their MyWaikato account and directly apply for the scholarship
Applications for the Scholarship can be submitted at any time. Applications for the Scholarship must be received by the University of Waikato Scholarships Office
Scholarships will be offered on the basis of academic merit (equivalent B+ minimum) and potential to become global ambassadors for the University of Waikato.
To apply, Click here
For more information, visit the official website here