Scholarships and awards

Explore the scholarships and prizes available to students in the Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

A wide range of scholarships and prizes are available for students studying at our university, including those that consider financial hardship. For details of current scholarships and information on how and when to apply, visit the University’s Scholarships page.


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Annual prizes

We award prizes annually to students who achieve the highest results in a subject or group of subjects.

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Summer research scholarships

Summer research scholarships offer a unique opportunity for students to gain experience in research over the summer trimester.

Dean's list

The Dean’s List is published annually to recognise excellence in academic achievement for those students enrolled in an undergraduate degree programme.