Massey University Undergraduate Scholarships

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What does the scholarship get me?

up to $3,000 each. / $1,500 for part-time applicants

Closing dates for applications

Next: 31 January 2021

Length of award

One year. May be reapplied for once again within three years.

Number of awards offered

Monies distributed among suitable candidates.

Purpose of award

The Massey University Undergraduate Scholarships will have a value up to $3000 each per annum for full-time applicants and will be pro-rated for part-time students. The Scholarship is open to students enrolled internally or extramurally for a first Bachelor's degree in any discipline at a Massey University campus in New Zealand.

Selection criteria

Candidates must have successfully completed a minimum of 120 credits at Massey University and be entering the second or subsequent year of a programme of study towards a Bachelor's degree. Consideration will normally only be given to students with a GPA of 7.0 or better (on a 9 point scale), or an A- average or better.
The scholarships are tenable only in New Zealand and candidates must be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

One half of the monies will be paid in May and the balance in August subject to satisfactory academic progress. Selection will be based solely on academic achievement.
Students may hold this scholarship more than once, up to a total value of $6,000. Any re-application must be made within three years of the candidate's first application for the award.

How do students apply?

Current students:
Log in to the student portal. Select the scholarships tab and choose ‘Make an application’.
Prospective students:
You must complete the admission process before you can apply for a scholarship. Read the section for Prospective students on our How to apply page.

How and when do students learn of the decision?

All students are sent a letter after the Scholarships Committee has met and a decision made.

Decision makers

The Scholarships will be awarded by the Scholarships Committee.

History or background of award

Massey University Undergraduate Scholarships are supported by the Massey University Scholarships Fund. This Fund has been established and is sustained by financial donations received from Massey University alumni, industry, and individual persons and bodies dedicated to supporting and encouraging people who are enrolled full-time or part-time internally or extramurally for undergraduate studies at Massey University.

Additional information

In recommending the award of a Scholarship the Scholarships committee will take account of other scholarships and bursaries held by the applicant with a view to achieving a reasonable distribution of available monies among qualifying candidates.

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

Massey University
Private Bag 11-222, Palmerston North 4222
0800 627 739


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 March 2020.