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International Scholarships

Learn more about our scholarships for international students.

International Scholarships

Learn more about our scholarships for international students.

International scholarships are usually awarded in recognition of academic ability or achievement. Some focus on other factors, including personal qualities, financial need, where you live and the course of study that you choose.

Most scholarships are applied to tuition fees and some may be used to cover accommodation and living costs. They can also be given in the form of textbooks or a sponsor’s product.

The majority of scholarships are tenable for one year. However, some are available for the duration of your undergraduate degree, provided that you maintain certain standards. Below are some of our scholarships for international students.

English for Further Study Award

If you successfully complete a minimum of 12 weeks EAP, you will receive a fees rebate award, to the value of NZ$5,400, when you enrol in either the Certificate in University Studies, Diploma in University Studies, or an undergraduate degree, or to the value of NZ$2,700*, when they enrol inpostgraduate programmes.

International Taught Master Merit Scholarships

If you qualify for this, you will be awarded a scholarship up to the value of NZ$10,000 towards the overall cost of your study in any 180-credit taught master’s programme. You must have at least a GPA of 75% or a B+ average in the last year of your bachelor’s degree to meet the requirements.

Generation Study Abroad Excellence and Travel Awards for US students

Education New Zealand and New Zealand tertiary institutions are supporting Generation Study Abroad students with excellence and travel awards, up to the value of US$2,000.

Selection criteria

To qualify for a Generation Study Abroad award, you must:
* Be a US citizen or hold US resident status
* Be currently enrolled in at least your Sophomore year at a tertiary institution in the US
* Have been accepted for enrolment at New Zealand University, Institute of Technology or Polytechnic through a Study Abroad programme
* Be 18 or over at the time of application
* Hold a minimum GPA of 3.0 in tertiary studies to date (4.0 scale).

For more information, click here.

Lincoln University Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship

This scholarship was established to support international students of the highest acdaemic ability to undertake further study at Lincoln.

Up to 20 scholarships to the value of NZ$5,000 are available for the 2018 academic year, and will be paid to successful students' Lincoln University Tuition Fees account upon confirmed enrolment in a bachelor's degree programme.

Close date: 1st October
Value: NZ$5,000

Selection criteria

To qualify for a Generation Study Abroad award, you must:
* Be an international student who is new to Lincoln and planning to enrol in a bachelor's degree for 2018
* Not have received any other scholarship
* Meet all entrance requirements to your chosen Lincoln bachelor's degree programme.

Application

Applications must be received no later than 4.30pm (New Zealand time) by 1 October 2018 and should be submitted to:

International Office
Lincoln University
PO Box 85084
Lincoln 7647
Canterbury
New Zealand

Email: international@lincoln.ac.nz

For more information, click here.

University International Pathway Merit Scholarship

Up to 20 scholarships to the value of NZ$2,500 are available for the 2018 academic year, and will be paid to successful students' Lincoln University Tuition Fees account upon confirmed enrolment in one of the following qualifications:

* Certificate in University Studies, or

* Diploma in University Studies (three-semester pathway), or

* Diploma in University Studies (two-semester pathway).

Close date: 1st October
Value: NZ$2,500

Special Selection Criteria

To be eligible to apply for the scholarship, you must: 
* Be an international student who has not previously studied in an academic programme at Lincoln University
* Meet the academic and English language requirements for admission to their chosen programme at Lincoln University
* Meet all necessary immigration requirements to study in New Zealand, and
* Not hold any other scholarship.

Application

Applications must be received no later than 4.30pm (New Zealand time) by 1 October 2018 and should be submitted to:

International Office
Lincoln University
PO Box 85084
Lincoln 7647
Canterbury
New Zealand

Email: international@lincoln.ac.nz

For more information, click here.

 

 

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