Scholarships and awards

Massey University offers a range of awards, grants and scholarships to assist students with fees and living expenses, and to support academic and research excellence.

Currently Available Scholarships

Massey has a range of scholarships for both undergraduate and postgraduate students which are currently available for application. View here.

School Leaver Scholarships

Massey University Vice Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship (1302)

The Massey University Vice Chancellor’s Excellence Scholarship is our highest valued school leavers scholarship, offering up to 9 scholarships valued at a total of $21,000.

This scholarship was established to support new students enrolling at Massey University with a previous record of academic excellence, leadership, and community engagement and contribution.

You will need to have an academic record of excellence across subject areas, leadership roles both in and out of school, and contributions to the local, national and or international community.

Massey University Vice Chancellor's High Achiever with Distinction Scholarships (1303)

The Massey University Vice Chancellor’s High Achiever with Distinction Scholarships were established to support new students enrolling at Massey University with a previous record of high achievement in academics and arts.

We are offering up to 30 scholarships, with a value of $7,500 each for applicants who have achieved a level of excellence across a range of subjects.

Scholarships will be allocated as follows:

  • 10 to Māori students (arts or academics);
  • 5 to Pacific students (arts or academics);
  • 5 to students studying arts (any cultural background);
  • 10 to students studying anything else (any cultural background

Massey University Academy of Sport Scholarship (976)

The Massey University Academy of Sport Scholarships support new student athletes enrolling at Massey University with a previous record of high achievement in sport and who show future potential in their chosen sport.

We have up to 25 scholarships, valued at $5,000, which are typically awarded to athletes of national and international standard in their chosen sport.

In addition to the scholarship, successful recipients also become members of the Massey University Academy of Sport. The Academy of Sport provides sport and academic support to each athlete including physical conditioning, nutrition, sports psychology, gym memberships, group topical seminars and training gear. Academic Support provides one-on-one staff support, time management and academic planning, career advice and assistance with scheduling conflicts.

We will be looking for evidence of excellence in sport in the previous three years both inside and outside of the school context (e.g. provincial or national representative) as well as support from both your coach and the National Sporting Body (NSO).

The Massey Business School Future Leaders Scholarship (1174)

The Massey Business School offers 40 scholarships annually, valued at $5,000 to recognise and support future leaders.

The Future Leaders Scholarship assists undergraduate students undertaking eligible programmes of study at Massey Business School and is paid directly to students in their first year, or towards an overseas exchange in second or third year.

We're looking for school leavers with leadership potential. You will have been a leader of a school academic or cultural group, a sports captain, or a leader within a community group or organisation.

When choosing our recipients, we will consider your academic achievements along with your leadership skills and potential. At least one quarter of the scholarships will be awarded to Māori and Pacific students.

For undergraduate students

Massey University offers a range of scholarships to support new students enrolling in undergraduate programmes with a previous record of high achievement.

For postgraduate students

The Masterate and Doctoral scholarships are offered for the purpose of encouraging postgraduate research at Massey University and are awarded on academic ranking.

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