Other scholarships

A list of other New Zealand award databases and tertiary scholarship providers.

Universities NZ

Universities NZ manage a range of national scholarship programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.


TeachNZ scholarships support future teachers by covering the cost of your course fees and paying you an allowance.


givME is a database of scholarships, awards and grants. You can usually access this subscription-based database for free at your school or public library.


Freemasons fund postgraduate and graduate scholarships across all New Zealand universities.

Fulbright New Zealand

Fulbright New Zealand offers a range of exchange awards for New Zealanders and Americans wanting to study, research, or teach in each other’s country.


A complete list of school-leaver scholarships available to year 13 students who are interested in university study.

Royal Society Te Apārangi

Royal Society Te Apārangi encourages and supports New Zealanders to explore, discover, and share knowledge.

Education New Zealand

Education New Zealand manages a number of outbound scholarship schemes for New Zealand students who wish to study overseas.

Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC)

The HRC supports research that has the potential to improve health outcomes and delivery of healthcare, and to produce economic gains for New Zealand.

Māori Education Trust

The Trust supports scholarships to encourage Māori into tertiary education at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

RASNZ (Refugee Health and Wellbeing)

The Sir Robert Jones Refugee Daughters Scholarship assists young women from refugee backgrounds to complete a university degree or tertiary qualification.