Sports scholarships

Victoria University of Wellington is committed to supporting its athletes by offering a variety of sporting scholarships.

Mātātoa Sport Scholarships

The Mātātoa Sport Scholarships foster excellence in sport and academic performance. This scholarship supports the student athlete to retain a healthy balance of focus and commitment toward their programme of study, sporting commitments, and their own wellbeing, to ensure a rewarding and successful university experience.

The scholarship is open to any athlete from any sporting discipline who is intending to enrol or currently enrolled at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington.

Victoria University of Wellington and OBURFC Rugby Scholarships

The Victoria University of Wellington and OBURFC Rugby scholarship fund is to support students who have both academic and rugby ability, to study at the University and play for its affiliated rugby club, Old Boys University Rugby Football Club (OBURFC).

Roger Robinson Scholarship for Student Runners

The Roger Robinson Scholarship is open to all students who are intending to enrol, or are already enrolled, in an undergraduate degree at the University. This scholarship is to assist competitive runners to succeed both academically and in their sport.

For more information about scholarships available at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington, visit the central scholarships database.