LU Centre of Excellence Sustainable Tourism Research Master's Scholarship

This Scholarship supports a student with an interest in advancing our understanding of the changing tourism landscape in NZ, especially in the pandemic/post-pandemic and climate change contexts.

Thesis topics should contribute to one (or more) of the following broad themes:

  • Enhancing resilience in rural tourism destinations
  • Protecting and enhancing nature-based tourism settings
  • Opportunities and challenges for domestic tourism in Aotearoa New Zealand
  • Exploring the potential for regenerative or low carbon tourism
  • Food security and tourism in Aotearoa New Zealand


$15,000 plus tuition fees

Closing Date

31 July

Special Selection Criteria

The scholarship is open to any student currently enrolled in, or who has gained entry to, a Research Master's degree programme (120 credits) at Lincoln University. The Master's degree should be relevant to the core objectives of the Sustainable Tourism Centre of Excellence.


  • Available to New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident Students