Lincoln University Rugby Scholarship

The programme combines academic study with the extension and development of athletic and sporting abilities. Rugby skills are provided by the Canterbury Rugby Union.

Applications should be submitted online via your MyLinc account.



Closing Date

15 August

Selection Criteria

You must:

  • Be an age-group representative athlete in the sporting code
  • Be willing to trial, and if selected, play for their respective Lincoln University sporting
    code for the duration of the scholarship.

After completing your MyLinc scholarship application, please send the following items to support your application in one email to

  • A Word or PDF document:

     - Listing your sporting achievements over the last three years

     - Outlining your reasons for applying for the Lincoln University Sports Scholarship

     - Telling us your highest representative achievement.

  • Getting To Know You document
  • A copy of your Record of Achievement from the NZQA website.

We will email your nominated referee with the appropriate form they need to complete.

If you are applying as a Rugby Referee, please contact the Scholarships Office.


  • For new and current students
  • Available to New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident students
  • Available to Australian Citizen students.