Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
The award of the scholarship focuses on the academic excellence of the student, without limiting the selection to GPA, as well as ensuring that decisions are made in line with the University, College, and School research strategies. The Massey University Doctoral Scholarship acknowledges the unique contribution that Māori and Pacific students make to academic research. Massey is committed to promoting equity of access to learning, teaching, and research.
The scholarship is worth $90,000 plus fees.
Massey University is looking for students with a record of high academic achievement who are undertaking doctoral research of strategic importance.
- be enrolled in the first 12 months of doctoral study, or be eligible to to enrol in doctoral study at Massey University;
- have a GPA of 7.0 or higher;
- be researching a topic of strategic value to the University;
- agree to the conditions of the scholarship as outlined in the scholarship regulations.
Successful applicants must be enrolled in their doctoral programme within 3 months of the award.
Study experience required
Include the following with your application:
a research outline including the key disciplinary area(s) of research in the proposed project, the aims and significance of the study, and the theoretical and methodological frameworks (max. 200 words);
A completed Supervisor Support Template. Your primary supervisor must complete the above linked form. You will then need to upload it in your Student Portal when you apply for the Massey Doctoral Scholarship.