Massey University offers up to 150 full-time and part-time scholarships for new students in the field of all academic courses and Arts (composition, performance, creative writing and/or visual arts). All applicants must be eligible and intending to enroll: ”for either full-time (minimum of 105 credits) or part-time (minimum of 45 credits) study;” in the first year (i.e. 100 level) of a Bachelor degree programme;”in the year following the award of the Scholarship; ”at any Massey University campus. The application deadline is 30 August in the year prior to the scholarship being tenable.
What are the tudy subjects?
Scholarships are provided in the field of all academic courses and Arts (composition, performance, creative writing and or visual arts) at Massey University.
At what course level?
Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor degree level at Massey University.
Who is the scholarship provider?
Massey University, New Zealand
Where can scholarship be taken?
Who is eligible to apply?
All applicants must be eligible, and intending, to enroll: ”for either full-time (minimum of 105 credits) or part-time (minimum of 45 credits) study; ”in the first year (i.e. 100 level) of a Bachelor degree programme; ”in the year following the award of the Scholarship; ”at any Massey University campus.
-Applicants for the Massey University Vice Chancellor’s High Achievers Scholarship Academic Category only School leaver applicants for the Academic category should normally have achieved a minimum of 20 NCEA Level 2 credits (or the equivalent in unit standards and/or credits or the equivalent in CIE or IB) in each of four subjects from the approved list in order to be considered for this award. Credits would normally be expected to reflect a level of excellence across a range of subjects recognized by an endorsement of Excellence, and or excellence within the subject areas of proposed study. Non school leaver applicants in this category must be able to demonstrate equivalent competence across a minimum of four subject areas.
-Applicants for the Massey University Vice Chancellor’s High Achievers Scholarship (Arts) categories: School leaver applicants in the Arts category must have attained an NCEA Level 2 certificate at Year 12 and in the opinion of the school, must be clearly capable of achieving University Entrance. Non school leaver applicants in the Arts category must be able to document academic achievements that are comparable with those required of school leaver applicants at University Entrance or similar. All applicants need to meet the entry criteria for the programme that they intend to enroll in at Massey University.
Is scholarship open Scholarship open for International Students?
Yes, international students can apply for these scholarships.
Brief scholarship description
This Scholarship was established to support new students enrolling at Massey University with a previous record of high achievement in the following categories: ”Academic; and ”Arts (composition, performance, creative writing, and / or visual arts).
What is the total number of award?
Up to 150 full-time and part-time Scholarships may be awarded annually.
What is the duration of award?
Scholarships are offered for or pro-rated for part-time students, for one year.
What does the scholarship cover?
Up to 150 full-time and part-time Scholarships may be awarded annually. The value of the Scholarship shall be $3000 for full-time students, or pro-rated for part-time students, for one year. Applicants who apply for and are successful in more than one category will receive recognition of that but will only receive remuneration (to the maximum of $3,000 or pro-rated for part-time) for one category. The Scholarship will be paid in two installments upon confirmation of enrollment in semesters one and two following the official withdrawal dates for these semesters.
What are the selection criteria?
The scholarships will be awarded on: Academic category: ”a record of excellence across subject areas relevant to the proposed course of study at Massey University, with supporting record of excellence and merit in other subject areas.
Arts: Selection will be made on the basis of: ”evidence of excellence, both inside and outside school, in one or more arts fields (evidenced, for example, by publication, by success in a regional or national debating or theatre competition, by inclusion in an art/design exhibition, or by selection in a regional orchestra); ”support by an appropriately qualified person and/or organization (e.g. director, editor, conductor, teacher/mentor, orchestra, theatre company or, society). In making their decisions the Selection Committee will priorities applicants’ academic records in Arts subjects. In making their selection in both categories the Selection Committee will be mindful of the University’s strategies in relation to Maori and Pasifika students, and to students with disabilities.
How will applicants be notified?
How can I apply?
The mode of applying is by post. Click here for more information on how to apply.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 30 August in the year prior to the Scholarship is tenable.