The University of Auckland Mark Heard Scholarship will be awarded annually for a period of up to one year. The scholarship is tenable for students who are citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand.
The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support students who have demonstrated the potential to succeed but are experiencing hardships or who may have been disadvantaged due to their personal circumstances.
The University of Auckland is the largest university in New Zealand, located in the country’s largest city, Auckland. It is the highest-ranked university in the country, being ranked 81st worldwide in the 2016/17 QS World University Rankings.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate honours, postgraduate diploma or master’s level study.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
Number of Scholarships: One scholarship will be awarded annually, each for a period of up to one year.
Scholarship Award: Scholarship will be of the value of up to $5,000.
Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand
Eligibility: To take up and be paid the scholarship, the candidate must be enrolled full-time or part-time in a postgraduate programme at the University of Auckland.
Nationality: Citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applications must have undergraduate degree.
How to Apply: Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply. Then click on the blue “Apply here” button and complete the online application form.
Scholarship applications will usually open around 6 weeks before the closing date. University recommends you check the form early for any request sections, in case a referee or supervisor is required to support your application and to familiarise yourself with the form. Apart from any sections that are sent to a referee to endorse, you can go into your form and amend your answers for all other sections up to the closing date. All sections (including any request sections) must be submitted by the closing date, which is midnight on the specified date (unless stated otherwise).
Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 1, 2018.