Application is invited to apply for the New Zealand government scholarship 2021 for developing countries funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade. The New Zeeland Government offers a fully-funded scholarship for an international student to pursue a bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree.
A variety of academic disciplines available under Scholarship in New Zealand such as Science and Engineering, Medical, Arts, Law, Economics, and Management, Social Sciences, Technology, Environmental, and many more. This is one of the best new Zeeland scholarship for developing countries as well as an international student.
The new Zealand government fully funded scholarships cover tuition fees and all other expenses during the study program. The aim of scholarship in the new Zeeland to attract foreign student and make the new Zeeland center of education all over the world.
New Zealand Government Scholarship 2021
- Country: New Zealand
- Course Levels: Bachelors, Masters, Ph.D., Post Doc
- Cost: Fully Funded
- No. of Scholarships: 650
- Deadline: Varies from Country to Country
Eligibility criteria for scholarships in New Zealand
- In which country do you have citizenship?
- How long have you lived in your home country?
- How much work experience do you have?
- If we provide scholarships for your country
- If the planned study is in line with the levels and sectors provided to your country
- You can verify eligibility by clicking here. You must complete the eligibility questionnaire before you can apply for a scholarship.
The New Zealand government scholarship is a fully-funded scholarship and the following financial support is provided below.
- Full tuition fees
- Living allowance (a grant) of NZ $ 491 per week.
- Establishment grant of NZ $ 3000. This is to help with the installation costs of New Zealand.
- Health insurance when you are in New Zealand
- Travel tickets to and from your own country.
- Travel insurance
- Travel home during your scholarship
- Help with research and thesis costs for many graduate students.
Levels of Study Available
Students from some countries can only enroll at the graduate level. Different requirements for each country. You can see it by clicking here
- Undergraduate (3-4 years)
- Postgraduate Certificate (6 months)
- Postgraduate Diploma (1 year)
- Master’s Degree (1-2 years)
- Ph.D. (3.5 years)
List of Participate Universities
- Auckland University of Technology
- Lincoln University
- Massey University
- University of Auckland
- University of Canterbury
- University of Otago
- University of Waikato
- Victoria University of Wellington
List of eligible countries:
There are different countries eligible for the New Zealand government scholarship. The list of countries is presented below.
- Pacific Countries:
- Micronesia, Fiji*, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu
- New Zealand Scholarships Commonwealth Countries:
- Africa: Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia.
- Caribbean: Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Lucia, St Vincent, and the Grenadines.
- Asia: Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Malaysia.
- Pacific: Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.
- Asian Countries:
- Cambodia, Indonesia, Jordan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Viet Nam.
- African Countries:
- Algeria, Angola, Botswana, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
- Caribbean Countries:
- Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad, and Tobago.
- Latin American Countries:
- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela.
New Zealand Scholarship Deadline
The deadline for the New Zealand government scholarship is different for each country. You can check the deadline for your country by clicking here
How to apply
The New Zealand scholarship application process and the New Zealand scholarship application form vary depending on the country or region where you are from. The process is different for each country. You can check by clicking here. The official website link is provided below.