Scholarships and Awards


Cambridge-Rutherford Memorial PhD Scholarship
The PhD Scholarships at the University of Cambridge aim to build human capability in Science and Technology by providing early career support for New Zealand’s brightest and most promising researchers. Successful applicants will be expected to have an excellent undergraduate academic record and the potential to excel in a research environment in order to undertake the PhD course at the University of Cambridge. It is expected that recipients will complete their PhD and contribute to positive outcomes for New Zealand.


Chevening Scholarships in New Zealand, Cook Islands and Samoa
The Scholarships offer the opportunity to study for a one-year Master's degree at any of the UK's leading universities, and are awarded to outstanding established or emerging leaders across a wide range of fields: including politics, government, business, the media, the environment, civil society, religion, and academia.


Chillisoft-ESET Cyber Security Scholarship
The Chillisoft-ESET Cyber Security Scholarship will provide a student studying in the Master of Information Security and Digital Forensics programme with financial support in the form of a fees scholarship.  


China Construction Bank Postgraduate Finance Scholarship
The China Construction Bank will fund the China Construction Bank Postgraduate Finance Scholarship to encourage students with an excellent academic record to undertake postgraduate research in finance in the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law at Auckland University of Technology (AUT).


China Scholarship Council -NCD CRCC Joint Funding Programme
Top Chinese students (who hold a Chinese passport) are encouraged to apply for PhD scholarships to undertake doctoral studies in New Zealand at Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Auckland or Otago Universities in the field of non-communicable diseases (NCDs, which are also known as major chronic diseases) under the CSC-NCD CRCC Joint Funding Programme.


Clark Educational Trust Awards
The main purpose of the Awards is to provide financial support to students enrolled in a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.


Claude McCarthy Fellowship
Claude McCarthy Fellowships are available and are aimed at encouraging and supporting doctoral candidates in additional and further study and research.


Colgate AUT Oral Health (Honours) Scholarship
To encourage and enable oral health study and research as well as to recognise student academic achievement via the AUT Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) programme.