Lincoln University Cricket Scholarship

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What does the scholarship get me?

Tuition fees plus access to the Canterbury Cricket Association's development programme

Closing dates for applications

Next: 31 August 2021

Length of award

Minimum time taken to complete full time course chosen.

Number of awards offered

Up to 15 per year

Purpose of award

The programme combines academic study at Lincoln University with the extension and development of athletic and sporting abilities. Cricket skills are provided by the Canterbury Cricket Association.

Selection criteria

• NZ citizen or permanent resident
• New or current students may apply.

• Applicants must have gained NCEA Level Three Certificate, including University Entrance, (or an equivalent entrance qualification) and be eligible to enter university by February of the year following their application. Applicants will also be considered from students who are currently enrolled in alternative study programmes..

• Must have played for a secondary school First XI cricket team or be an age-group representative player.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

Scholars must maintain satisfactory academic and sporting progress.

How do students apply?

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Lincoln University Cricket Scholarship

How and when do students learn of the decision?

Applicants notified within one month of closing date.

Decision makers

Selection panel comprising of the Vice-Chancellor, Convenor of the Scholarships Committee, Executive Director of the Canterbury Cricket Association.

History or background of award

Established in 1998 by Lincoln University in conjunction with the Canterbury Cricket Association.

Additional information

Scholars will also have access to the Canterbury Cricket Associations development programme.

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

Mandy Carter
Scholarships Office
Lincoln University
PO Box850 84, Lincoln University, Lincoln , Christchurch 7647, New Zealand
(+64 3 3252 811 ext 8748 or 8582
+64 3 325 3840


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 September 2020.