Go Waitaha Canterbury Scholarship

  • Bachelor
  • EUR
  • 15 August 2023

This scholarship supports students from Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland and Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington in their first year of study at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury while residing at University Hall.


• Applicants must be Year-13 students or on a gap year. • Applicants, in the year of application (or, in the case of a gap year,2 in the previous year), must be attending a Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland or Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington school and/or living in the Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland or Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington region. • By the date advertised on the webpage for UC halls of residence, • Applicants must: • Complete the separate UC Application for Accommodation online form, • Selecting University Hall as their first preference for accommodation; and • Complete the New Zealand Common Confidential Reference Form.

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Assistance with fees for fully catered accommodation at University Hall, at a value of $5,000, and priority consideration for a place at the hall. At no cost, educational outdoor recreational field trips in Waitaha Canterbury, organised by the University. At no cost, a range of workshops and seminars organised by the University for personal, academic, and professional development. Experience of and contribution to the Ōtautahi Christchurch regeneration, and engagement with the Ōtautahi Christchurch community through membership of Te Hunga Tūao | Student Volunteer Army and through small-group projects.


Applications must be made online at the Scholarships website by 15 August.

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