R.H.T. Bates Postgraduate Scholarship
Preference will be given to those whose research aims to apply information/image processing to studies in medicine, the physical sciences, astronomy or engineering.
Raewyn Good Study Award for Māori and Pasifika Social Science Research
The study award, tenable at any New Zealand university for one year is available to students, who at the time of application, are engaged/enrolled in or applying for a Master’s degree which involves undertaking social sciences research.
Rainbow NZ Trust / AUT Tertiary Scholarship
The principal objective of the Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust is to actively fundraise and attract bequests and donations in order to maintain a fund available to promote the interests of the LGBTQIA+ community in New Zealand. The Fund is available on application to individuals and institutions for the explicit purpose of supporting the development of activities in the education, health, welfare, cultural and support services for the benefit of the LGBTQIA+ community of New Zealand. www.rainbownzcharitabletrust.org.nz
Refugee Study Award
To support women who have arrived in New Zealand as a refugee, to gain a tertiary qualification.
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Māori and Pacific Islands' Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage Māori and Pacific Islands' students to pursue studies in the field of economics, finance and banking studies. The Reserve Bank's objective is to increase the number of Māori and Pacific Islands' students with tertiary qualifications in economics, finance and banking studies to honours level, and thereby increase the numbers of these students employed in policy departments within the Bank.
Reserve Bank of New Zealand University Scholarships
The purpose of the award is to assist students majoring in economics or finance, and who are entering their Honours or Masters year of study. An offer of employment will be an essential part of the scholarship.
Resource Management Law Association of New Zealand Masters Scholarship
The Resource Management Law Association’s scholarship programme provides an annual funding pot of NZ$15,000 to encourage graduate students studying law, planning, engineering, geography, science, landscape architecture, urban planning and resource management, to focus their research theses or dissertations on topics related to the application of resource management in New Zealand.
After election a successful candidate has still to apply to and be accepted by a Department or Faculty of the University and by a college. A Rhodes Scholarship is confirmed once a successful candidate has been offered a place in a Department or Faculty of the University and in a college. Tenure of other awards in conjunction with a Rhodes Scholarship is not permitted without prior consultation with the Secretary of the Trust in Oxford.The New Zealand constituency may elect up to three scholars each year.
RINA NZ Babcock Marine Industrial Design Scholarship
This Award is made to a talented individual each year in support of their learning costs to undertake and complete the Maritime Engineering degree course.
Rosemary Seymour Research & Archives Award
Two awards of $1000 each will be made, one for which only Māori women may apply, while the second is open to all women. Women's groups may also apply for either award.
Rotary World Peace Fellowship
Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 individuals from around the world to receive fully funded academic fellowships at one of our peace centers. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses.
Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant
To offer people the opportunity to extend their education or training focusing on subjects that will benefit rural community, for example midwifery or agriculture/horticulture.
Rural Women New Zealand Education Fund
Rural Women New Zealand wishes to offer people the opportunity to extend their education or training in order to improve their level of skills.
Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries
To offer assistance to students from rural areas to obtain tertiary qualification.
Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students
This is a one off grant available to tertiary students to assist with the purchase of resource materials, including software.
Rutherford Foundation International PhD Scholarship (a grant-in-aid)
The International PhD Scholarship (a grant-in-aid) aims 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 their chosen host research institution. It is expected that recipients will complete their PhD and contribute to positive outcomes for New Zealand.
Rutherford Foundation PhD Scholarships at the University of Cambridge
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.
Rutherford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships
The Rutherford Foundation New Zealand Postdoctoral Fellowships aim to build human capability in science, technology, engineering and mathematics by providing early career support for New Zealand’s brightest and most promising researchers.