Scholarships and awards at AUT: an overview of what we offer
The Scholarships Database is a comprehensive and current list of scholarships available to existing or potential AUT students including those offered by AUT and about 100 offered by external funders. Application forms and regulations for scholarships administered by AUT can be downloaded from the database. Information about how to apply for individual external scholarships is also available. The database allows you to search by name, level or subject area.
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Search AUT's Scholarships Database
The Scholarship E-Newsletter is no longer produced. Please refer to the AUT Scholarships Database available from the link above. This lists over 200 current AUT and externally funded scholarship opportunities for AUT students.
Other sources for scholarship information
- AUT Secondary Schools Scholarships Programme
We offer a wide range of scholarships for secondary students planning to study at AUT including AUT Vice-Chancellor's Significant Student Scholarships available nationwide, AUT New Horizons Scholarships for students from low decile Auckland Schools and AUT Kiwa Scholarships for Maori and Pacific Students students from the upper North Island. Apply now - applications close 1 September.
- Vice-Chancellor's Doctoral Scholarships
New Zealand citizens and permanent residents plus international applicants with a prerequisite degree are invited to apply for the the AUT Vice-Chancellor's Doctoral scholarships. These scholarships can be taken up from January.
- The Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee AUT Doctoral Scholarship
This award will be awarded annually to a doctoral student from one of the following Pacific countries: Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu to carry out doctoral study at AUT. Eligible applicants are invited to apply.
- Pacific students
The Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs scholarships webpage offers a searchable database of scholarships for Pacific people.
- Māori students
The Māori Education Trust website offers an online scholarship application portal.
- International scholarships
Further information about scholarships to facilitate studies overseas and New Zealand Government funded scholarships for international postgraduate students is available here.
- giveME searchable database
This national database offers more than 4,000 scholarships and awards.
Help and advice about completing a scholarship application.
Last updated: 19-May-2016 10.19am
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.