Lincoln University Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships for Excellence

Up to four scholarships are available for students who have gained high academic grades in NCEA level two or equivalent.

Applications should be submitted online via your MyLinc account.


$6,000 towards tuition fees plus $4,000 towards living expenses during the duration of your degree whilst maintaining a B+ average. 

Closing Date

15 August

Selection Criteria

NCEA Level 2 with Excellence endorsement (or equivalent). 

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 any academic distinctions you have been awarded 
  • 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.


  • New to Lincoln
  • Available to New Zealand citizen or permanent resident students.