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Apply for the $28,500 University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship

Brief Description

The intention of the Scholarship is to encourage and support academically excellent domestic and international students, who are paying domestic fees, to undertake doctoral study at the University of Auckland. Students who are undertaking their first doctoral programme will be assessed for scholarship eligibility and award at the time of application to the doctoral programme.


Up to $28,500 pa for 2021 plus compulsory fees and international health insurance.


  • The scholarship will be available for full-time enrollment in the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Clinical Psychology or the research component of another approved doctorate.

  • The free study may also be available to domestic holders for whom socially compelling reasons make part-time enrolment preferable.

  • Domestic and international pupils will be required to enrol within 3 and within 6 months respectively of the date of their unconditional program offer, otherwise, the study offer will lapse. Awardees must also meet all requirements of their admission and study offer before any payments will be made.

  • Domestic and international candidates are eligible to apply.


There is no set deadline and intake is on a rolling basis.

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