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University of Canterbury

UC Master's Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

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Any
Disciplines
14000 NZD
Grant
New Zealand
Location
15 Oct 2023
Application deadline

About

University of Canterbury can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

University of Canterbury awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs. 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

One

Grant

$14,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

This UC Master's Scholarship for Students with Disabilities supports students of high academic achievement who have a significant disability, for study towards a master’s degree at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

$14,000 per annum

Tuition fees at the Aotearoa New Zealand domestic rate for enrolment in courses that constitute study and research in a master’s programme for the minimum programme completion requirements: normally equivalent to 120 points (full-time) or 78 points (part-time thesis, dissertation, project) or 60 points (part-time course work) over a year.

Eligibility

  • The scholarship is tenable by full-time and part-time students enrolled in a programme for a master’s degree at the University. Applicants may be either intending to enrol in a programme for a master’s degree at the University or already enrolled in such a programme.
  • Applicants must have a disability that significantly impairs ability to study.
  • Applicants must have a disability that significantly impairs ability to study, and they must submit evidence regarding the degree of that impairment. Selection is based on academic achievement and the degree of severity of the disability and the extent to which it impairs the applicant's ability to carry out the course of study. Preference is given to those working towards their first master’s degree.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

New Zealand

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

Bachelor

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

15 Oct 2023
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