Scholarships and Awards


DCT Māori and Pacific Mature Student Doctoral Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to provide support for Doctoral study completion, to Māori and Pacific Island students who choose to undertake Doctoral studies later in life and who are making good progress towards PhD studies


Des Graydon Memorial Scholarship
The aim of the scholarship is to encourage and support students facing financial barriers to undertake undergraduate studies in Business.


Design and Art Direction Rare Scholarship
Design and Art Direction (D&AD) Rare are providing scholarships to drive and retain diversity in the creative industries.  The scholarships are open to current second year students studying the Bachelor of Communication Studies or the Bachelor of Design at AUT who identify as belonging to one of the diversity groups referred to in the Regulations, is seen as a good role models by peers and who have excelled in effort and achievement in the first two years of their tertiary education.


Dick and Mary Earle Scholarship in Technology
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide funds for individuals to undertake research towards a masterate or doctorate degree at a New Zealand university or research institution in one or both of these fields: • innovation and product development • bioprocess technology.


Doctoral Fee Scholarship (Health and Environmental Sciences)
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist PhD or DHSc candidates further their studies in the Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences.


Doctoral Fee Scholarships (Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences)
This scholarship is offered to PhD candidates in order to nurture and support the research culture of the School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences (SECMS).


Doug Parke Memorial Scholarships
The purpose of the scholarship is to offer support to a student who is need of financial assistance to continue with his or her study.