C3 Scholarship

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What does the scholarship get me?

Determined by VUW Foundation; subject to funds available.

Closing dates for applications

Next: 31 March 2022

Scholarship offered biennially in even numbered years.

Length of award

One year.

Number of awards offered

One scholarship will be offered biennially.

Purpose of award

The fund, which was established at the time of the renovation of the C3 lecture theatre, is to assist a second year student from any faculty.

Selection criteria

The Scholarship shall be open to candidates who are New Zealand citizens and permanent residents who are enrolled in full time undergraduate study at 200-level at Victoria University having completed first year study at Victoria University.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

The Scholarship may not be held in conjunction with any other award.

How do students apply?

A completed online application must be submitted by 4.30 pm on the closing date. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. Any required supporting documentation (including references) must also be received by 4.30 pm on the closing date in order for the application to be considered.
Applications will normally open one month prior to the closing date. If no application link is provided below, check back again closer to the closing date. Contact us if you have any queries.

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How and when do students learn of the decision?

The scholarship shall be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Decision makers

The successful applicant will be selected by a panel selected by the Scholarships Office.

History or background of award

This Scholarship was established, through the Victoria University Foundation, by an endowment donated by former professors and students of Victoria University in recognition of their time spent in the C3 Lecture Theatre (now HU LT323). A plaque listing the major donors to this endowment fund has been erected outside the lecture theatre.

Additional information

The closing date for applications shall be 31 March. Applicants will be asked to complete all the documentation included in the application form.

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact

The Scholarships Office
Victoria University of Wellington
PO Box 600, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
+64 4 463 5557


Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently. The administrator of this record last updated this information in April 2020.