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University of Otago Doctoral Scholarship

$25,000 plus tuition fee waiver for thesis doctoral students.

Kirsty Watterson Memorial Scholarship

Funds to support students undertaking the LLB degree at 200-level or higher, who are in financial need.

Daniel Taylor Senior Scholarship in Philosophy

$1,000 towards research costs for Philosophy Master's thesis students.

R & E Seelye Trust Master's Scholarship

Scholarship funding to support Master's students who have demonstrated academic excellence.

Bruggeman Postgraduate Scholarship in Classics

Postgraduate funding to support Classics students.

Bamforth Postgraduate Scholarship

$13,000 per year plus tuition fee waiver for 1 year of Master's study and $25,000 per year plus a tuition fee waiver for 3 years, for PhD study.

David Renfrew White Postgraduate Scholarship in Education

$13,000 plus tuition fee waiver for Master's thesis student.

University of Otago Special Health Research Scholarship

$25,000 plus tuition fee waiver for thesis doctoral students.

University of Otago Research Master's Scholarship

$13,000 plus tuition fee waiver for thesis Master's students.

Douglass D Crombie Award in Physics

PhD funding to support physics research.

The Dr Stella Cullington Postgraduate Scholarship in Ophthalmology

Up to $5,000 scholarship for students intending to enrol for a MOphth or PhD in Ophthalmology at the University of Otago

Alliance Group Postgraduate Scholarship

$27,500 plus tuition fee waiver for thesis doctoral students.

Postgraduate Tassell Scholarship in Cancer Research

PhD scholarship funding to supporting cancer research.

Division of Humanities Māori and Pacific Island Bridging Scholarships

Scholarship funding to support postgraduate Māori and indigenous Pacific Island students.

Gilbert M Tothill Scholarship in Psychological Medicine

Student conducting research in Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine or a related field. $10,000 per year.

University of Otago Māori Doctoral Scholarship

$25,000 plus tuition fee waiver for Māori thesis PhD students.

Brooker United Travel Doctoral Travel Scholarships

Travel funding to support PhD students at the University of Otago.

University of Otago Pacific Island Master's Scholarship

$13,000 plus tuition fee waiver for Pacific Island thesis Master's students.

University of Otago Pacific Island Doctoral Scholarship

$25,000 plus tuition fee waiver for indigenous Pacific Island thesis doctoral students.

University of Otago International Research Master's Scholarship

$13,000 plus tuition fee waiver for international thesis Master's students.

University of Otago Māori Master's Scholarship

$13,000 plus tuition fee waiver for Māori thesis Master's students.

The Joan, Arthur & Helen Thacker Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Postgraduate Scholarship

Funding to support students of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Elman Poole Southland Boys' High School & Southland Girls' High School Science and Music Scholarships

$5,000 annually for three years for students graduating from Southland Boys High School and Southland Girls High School who intend to pursue a degree and career in science or applied science and have a talent for musical performance.

Jolene Patuawa-Tuilave Māori Leadership in Law Scholarship

Funds to support a Māori student stuying full-time towards the final year of a double degree, which includes a Bachelor of Laws.

Noni Wright Scholarship

Funds to support postgraduate research in Theatre Studies.

University of Otago Coursework Master's Scholarship

$10,000 towards coursework Master's students tuition fees.

R & E Seelye Trust Academic Excellence Scholarship

Entrance scholarship to support students who have financial need and have demonstrated outstanding academic potential and leadership capabilities.

University of Otago Academic Excellence Entrance Scholarship

Funds to assist new undergraduate students who have demonstrated outstanding academic potential and leadership capabilities.

University of Otago Leaders of Tomorrow Entrance Scholarship

Funds to assist students who have demonstrated academic ability and who exhibit leadership potential to attend the University of Otago.

University of Otago Donna-Rose McKay Entrance Scholarship

Funds to support entrance students with a significant disability.

University of Otago Performance Entrance Scholarship

For academically-able students with high-level ability in performance (sport, music, theatre, etc).

University of Otago New Frontiers Entrance Scholarship

Established by the University of Otago in 2015 to recognise academic excellence in secondary school study.

University of Otago Alumni Entrance Scholarships (including R & E Seelye Trust Academic Excellence)

Scholarship for students who have demonstrated academic ability and who can show financial need.

Duffus Lubecki Postgraduate Scholarship in Applied Science

$13,000 towards postgraduate study in Applied Science.

University of Otago Law Alumni Scholarship

Scholarship for students who have demonstrated academic ability, who can show financial need and are intending to study first year law.

University of Otago Māori and Pacific Peoples' Entrance Scholarships

Established to celebrate academic excellence and cultural diversity, these scholarships are intended to encourage the progression of Māori and indigenous Pacific Peoples’ students into tertiary study.

Dr E C Grant and Mrs H M Grant Memorial Medical Scholarship

On-going funding towards tuition fees and an annual stipend for students admitted to the medical programme and who have affiliations to the East Coast of the North Island (defined geographically to include the Whakatane area to Wairoa).

Dr Sulaiman Daud 125th Jubilee Postgraduate Scholarship

Scholarship funding to support students from Malaysia.

Otago Council Inc Scholarship in Science

Scholarship funding to support Research Master's students undergoing research and data collection.

University of Otago City of Literature PhD Scholarship

PhD funding to support doctoral research in the study of literature.

University of Otago China Scholarship Council Tuition Fee Scholarship

For PhD candidates who are supported by the China Scholarship Council.

Fanny Evans Postgraduate Scholarship for Women

Scholarship funds to help women postgraduate students.

Waddell Smith Postgraduate Scholarship

$2,000 towards postgraduate study in Education.

Senior Smeaton Scholarship in Experimental Science

Funds to support postgraduate study in Experimental Science.

Macandrew-Stout Postgraduate Scholarship in Economics

Funding to support postgraduate students studying Economics.

James Park Scholarship in Geology

Postgraduate funding to support research in the area of New Zealand mineral resources.

John Edmond Postgraduate Scholarship for Industrial Research in Chemistry

$13,000 to support Master's students studying Chemistry.

University of Otago Dux Scholarship

Up to $6,000 for the Dux of every New Zealand secondary school.

University of Otago Study Grants for Māori and Pacific Island Students

$3,000 for Māori and indigenous Pacific Island students progressing to their fourth year of study.

Dunedin Symphony Scholarship for Orchestral Performance

$5,000 to foster the performance careers of exceptionally talented musicians who have demonstrated a strong and clear commitment to an orchestral career.

Science Horizons Scholarship

$3,000 per year for students graduating from secondary school who intend to pursue a degree and career in science.

Bee Nilson Award

Funds to support final year honours or paper year masters students studying human nutrition and food science.

Westpac Southland Scholarships

$600 for students who attended secondary school in the Southland District.

David A Grant Memorial Scholarships in Scottish Piping and Scottish Drumming

To assist astudents who have demonstrated outstanding ability in either Scottish piping or Scottish drumming

New Zealand Aid Programme Scholarships

Scholarships to support students from developing countries study at New Zealand universities.

University of Otago General Staff Association Award

$500 for the son or daughter of a University of Otago general staff member.

University of Otago Foundation for Malaysia Prize

RM3,000 for a Malaysian student who has contributed to the welfare of Malaysian students at Otago.

Angus Ross Travel Scholarship in History

$1,000 to support PhD students who are studying history.

Chris Burks Memorial Bursary

$3,000 for a second year resident of Carrington College, who has contributed towards the welfare of others.

Brenda Shore Award for Women

Up to $15,000 for women who are studying the natural sciences at postgraduate level.

Alexander Leith Bagpipe and Drum Scholarship

Scholarship funding to support first year of a Bachelor of Music degree.

Diane Campbell-Hunt Memorial Award

$1,000 towards the best paper that makes a contribution to New Zealand conservation.

E Rewa Begg Scholarship

$2,000 towards the second year of study in the field of  commerce.

University of Otago Graduates' Association Travel Scholarship

Travel scholarship for students living outside of Dunedin to attend the University of Otago.

Philippa Sweetman Scholarship in Consumer and Applied Sciences

$750 for a student in their third or final year of a Bachelor of Consumer and Applied Sciences degree.

John Turnbull Thomson Scholarship in History

$3,000 for first year students enrolled in at least one History paper towards a Bachelor of Arts.

Demand response in the agricultural sector PhD Scholarship

PhD funding for a project on demand response in the agricultural sector – a socio-technical study.

Elman Poole Travelling Scholarship

PhD Travel Scholarship for students in their second or third year of study at the University of Otago.

Dr Emily Hancock Siedeberg Scholarship

$1,250 for a female student in the fourth year of an MB ChB.

University of Otago Academic General Practitioner Registrar PhD Scholarship

The scholarship aims to help establish research capability among a new generation of General Practitioners by supporting the achievement of a Doctoral degree (PhD) at the University of Otago as well as vocational registration as a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP).

UO 300-level and Prestige Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded by the University Council on the basis of high academic achievement.

University of Otago Postgraduate Scholarship in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Funding to support postgraduate study in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Alan Musgrave Scholarship in Philosophy

Postgraduate scholarship funding to support international students studying towards a Masters in Philosophy.

EY Prestige Prize in Accounting

Awarded to an accounting major student who has completed ACCT 211, ACCT 222 and ACCT 233 and demonstrates the best all round academic performance.  

Vision Mātauranga - Deep South Challenge Masters Scholarship

Scholarship to support Masters study for New Zealanders of Māori descent.

University of Otago Doctorate in Medical Education Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to provide support for clinically qualified health care professionals with an interest in medical education to undertake research at PhD level.

The Eamon Cleary Trust Postgraduate Study Scholarship

Postgraduate scholarship funding to support research in Irish Studies.

Otago School of Medical Sciences Pacific Peoples’ Postgraduate Scholarship

Scholarship to support a Pacific Islands student to study full-time for a BSc Hons, BBiomedSc Hons, PGDipSci or 1st year MSc within the OSMS.

Otago School of Medical Sciences Māori Postgraduate Scholarship

Funding to support a Māori postgraduate student studying full-time for a BSc Hons, BBiomedSc Hons, PGDipSci or 1st year of a MSc.

The Class of 1979 Undergraduate Medical Scholarship

$3,000 for a student in the second or third year of their MB ChB.

New Zealand Medical Women's Association Elective Scholarship

Up to the value of $500 for female medical students in the final year of their MB ChB.

Philip Ashton Smithells Memorial Scholarship

$3,000 for a student progressing to their third or fourth year in Physical Education.

Elman & Alfred Poole Southland Boys’ High School & Southland Girls’ High School Health Sciences Scholarship

$5,000 annually for three years for students graduating from Southland Boys High School and Southland Girls High School who intend to enrol in Health Sciences First Year with the aim of gaining admission into one of the competitive-entry Health Sciences Professional Programmes.

The Roche Hanns Möhler Doctoral Scholarship

Scholarship funding to aid in completion of a Brain Health Research Centre PhD student.

The Elizabeth Jean Trotter Undergraduate (300-level) Scholarship in Biomedical Sciences

Funding to support students who are undertaking a Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Otago.

The Elizabeth Jean Trotter 400-level Scholarship in Biomedical Sciences

Funding to support students who are enrolled in a Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences Honours programme at the University of Otago.

Elizabeth Jean Trotter Postgraduate Research Travelling Scholarship in Biomedical Sciences

Funding to support travel to a conference, workshop, or laboratory for postgraduate students undertaking research in Biomedical Sciences.

The Buddha’s Light International Association South Island New Zealand Scholarship

$3,000 scholarship for students 25 years or younger who are of good character, show acts of compassion and service to others, and have undertaken volunteer work in New Zealand in the year of applying.

Philip Neill Memorial Prize in Music

Awarded annually for excellence in original composition to a past or present student of a university of New Zealand.

Rhodes Scholarship

Scholarship funds for PhD study at Oxford University, United Kingdom.

Fulbright Scholarships

Funds to support study in the US.

The Salvation Army Marie Fitness Endowment Scholarship

Funds to support young people with demonstrated financial hardship and who are from an under-privileged background to study Dentistry, Medicine or Pharmacy.

Helen Rosa Thacker Scholarship in Neurological Research

Funding to support PhD neurological research.

Zonta Club of Dunedin Scholarship

$1,000 for a female student at third year level.

James Henry Scholarship

$600 per year for students enrolling in Arts, Science, Medicine, or Law, whose homes are in the Southland District.

Energy Education Trust NZ Undergraduate Scholarship

$5,000 for students with a specific interest in energy issues.

N G Stewart Scholarship

$1,500 for students with a disability.

HOPE Selwyn Foundation Scholarship

$6,000 to support postgraduate students undertaking research into ageing and its effects on individuals and society.

Freemasons Scholarships

Scholarship funding to support students who contribute to their community.

Nga Pae O Te Maramatanga Doctoral Scholarships

PhD funding to support the advancement of Māori and indigenous research excellence.

Campbell-White Scholarship

 $3,000 for a student studying full-time towards a degree of Bachelor of Surveying, Bachelor of Applied Science, or Bachelor of Science majoring in Geology, Surveying, or Applied Geology.

The Eamon Cleary Trust Honours Study Scholarship

$3,000 scholarship for students enrolled at the University of Otago in a 400 level paper with an Irish Studies focus

The Eamon Cleary Trust Undergraduate Study Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarship to support University of Otago Students undertaking courses in Irish Studies at 200 level or above.