Massey University International Student Excellence Scholarship/">Scholarships reward high-achieving and capable international students undertaking full-time study at Massey University, supporting them in their studies.
We’re looking for international students entering undergraduate study at Massey University for the first time. You will be of good character.
These are undergraduate scholarships. You will be enrolling in the first year of an bachelor degree.
When choosing our recipients we will take into consideration your academic merit and character. The portfolio of creative arts applicants will also be taken into account.
The number of scholarship/">scholarships will vary determined by the quality of applications and available funds. The scholarships will be awarded by the University Scholarships Committee on the recommendation of a selection panel comprising of a representative from each College, the Office of Global Engagement, and the University Scholarships Committee.
The panel have the right to refrain from awarding a scholarship if there are no suitable applicants and their decision is final.
The scholarship value will be up to $20,000 for a three-year bachelor’s degree or up to $25,000 for a four-year bachelor’s degree. Students completing a pre-degree pathway through Massey University will be considered as
a new student and can be considered for this scholarship upon admission into the undergraduate degree. Continuation of scholarship payments are subject to the recipient remaining in an eligible programme and maintaining the required Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0 (B average) after the first and subsequent years.
Applicants who intend to or are already enrolled in a Massey University partner institution’s articulation programme are not eligible for this scholarship. Applicants who are seeking advanced standing or credit transfer (but who are not part of a Massey University articulation) are eligible to apply for this scholarship, however, if
successful they will only receive up to $5,000 per annum.
Recipients of the Massey University International Student Excellence Scholarships are guaranteed an offer of a place in one of our Halls of Residence, provided an accommodation application is received by the Accommodation Service by 1 October. The scholarship will be credited to a recipient’s tuition fees account each semester following the final withdrawal (WMR) without financial penalty date.
The value of the scholarship is up to $25,000. $10,000 is to be awarded for the first year of study (120 credits) with a subsequent $5,000 per 120 credits up to the total credit value of the programme. Payment will be made against the recipient’s tuition fee account. Tenure will be determined by the programme duration at the time of selection, up to 3 or 4 years.