UC International First Year Scholarship recognizes and supports top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree program at the University of Canterbury.
The scholarship opportunity is worth up to $20,000. And up to 25 scholarships are awarded on a yearly basis. Read on to learn more about this scholarship, Meanwhile, the table of contents below will guide you.
About University of Canterbury International First Year Scholarships:
The University of Canterbury offers the UC International First Year Scholarship to top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree program at the University.
Level/Field(s) of study:
The University of Canterbury International First Year Scholarships is for first-year students pursuing Bachelors Degree Program offered at the University
The scholarship is hosted and provided by the University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
The scholarship program is opened for international students from any country except New Zealand and Australia.
The scholarship opportunity is awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. And up to 25 scholarships are awarded on a yearly basis.
Eligibility for University of Canterbury International First Year Scholarships 2022
Eligible candidates must be full-fee-paying international students and may not be citizens of New Zealand or Australia, or holders of New Zealand residence class visas.
They must be completed, or have completed on or after 1 January of the year before the year of application, a University Entrance-level qualification that permits entry into a University of Canterbury undergraduate degree program.
Candidates must have applied for admission to the University by 15 August in the year prior to their intended first year of enrolment at the University.
Scholarships available include those for:
- Māori and Pasifika students
- Specific discipline/subject areas (e.g. business and law, engineering, forestry science, geography, music, etc.)
- Leadership development
- Personal circumstances e.g. financial hardship
The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date. The deadline is 15 August.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Deadline: 15 Aug (annual)
Study in: New Zealand
Scholarships for school leavers open on 20 June.
Official Scholarship Website: https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/get-started/scholarships/types/first-year/