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University of Canterbury International Doctoral Scholarship

Purpose of award

To provide support for international students with high academic achievement applying for the University of Canterbury Doctoral Scholarships.

Selection criteria

International student (New Zealand citizens and permanent residents are not eligible to apply). Meet the academic requirements for enrolment in a PhD Undertaking or planning to undertake full time study

Number of awards offered

Up to 5


$21,000 pa; thesis tuition fees at NZ domestic rate; economy return airfare

Tenure of award

Up to 3 years full time study

Closing dates for applications

Closing dates for applications each year - 15 May and 15 October.

General Information

How do students apply?

Application forms are available approximately 8 weeks before applications close.

Further Information


Additional information

Citizens and permanent residents of New Zealand are not eligible to hold the award.

Every scholar must comply with the regulations for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the University of Canterbury.


University of Canterbury

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