Apply for the New Zealand Scholarship at Massey University


Funded by the New Zealand Government through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT), a New Zealand Scholarship offers eligible candidates the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills through study that will assist in the development of their home countries. Awardees are required to return to their home country for at least 2 years after the completion of their scholarship to apply these new skills and knowledge in government, civil society, or private business organisations.


  • Full tuition fees

  • Return economy air travel

  • An establishment allowance upon arrival in New Zealand

  • Medical insurance

  • Provision for students to meet basic living costs

  • The partners of students may be eligible for a work visa that allows them to live and work in New Zealand for the duration of their partner’s study.


To apply for an international New Zealand Scholarship, you must meet all of the eligibility criteria. Click here to check your eligibility. The questionnaire will check things such as:

  • Which country you hold citizenship in

  • How long you have been living in your home country

  • How much work experience you have

  • Whether we provide scholarships to your country

  • Whether your intended study aligns to levels and sectors provided to your country You must complete the eligibility questionnaire before you can apply for a scholarship

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