UC Mathematics and Statistics STAR Scholarship

  • Bachelor
  • EUR 2900
  • 1 November 2023

This scholarship recognises outstanding performance in MATH 199, the STAR course at Te Kura Pāngarau | School of Mathematics and Statistics of Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury, and supports students majoring in Applied Data Science, Computational and Applied Mathematical Sciences, Data Science, Financial Engineering, Mathematics, or Statistics at the University. .

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  • The scholarship is tenable during full-time enrolment which includes at least 60 points per academic year of taught courses that contribute to a degree programme with a major in:
  • Applied Data Science; or
  • Computational and Applied Mathematical Sciences; or
  • Data Science; or
  • Financial Engineering; or
  • Mathematics; or
  • Statistics
  • Applicants must be enrolled in the STAR course offered by the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University (MATH 199), and may not have been enrolled, in the year of application or in any previous year, in a programme for a degree.

Selection will be based on:

  • achievement in MATH 199;
  • evidence of leadership potential; and
  • strategic objectives of the University.

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Financial assistance at a value of $5,000 per annum for three years.


Application not required, candidate must be nominated.