Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships for 2024-25 in New Zealand (Funded)

Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships 2024-25 for International Students:

Applications are invited for the Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships 2024-25 in New Zealand. The Tongarewa Scholarship at Victoria University of Wellington is open to all international students from around the world. Students interested in pursuing Masters or PhD degrees in New Zealand are urged to apply. The scholarship is available for the academic year 2024–2025.

Students with a strong academic background who are in their first year of undergraduate studies or pursuing a postgraduate degree are eligible to apply for this grant. Ten NZ$10,000 scholarships are available to students pursuing Bachelor’s and Masters degrees, while nine NZ$5,000 grants are solely available to Masters degree holders. Every year, 110 PhD students are paid stipends and tuition costs totalling $27,500. The award is available for tuition costs once the candidate has been admitted to the university.

Victoria University of Wellington was established in 1897. According to the QS World University Rankings 2023, the university ranks 215th among the world’s best universities. The university has an excellent teaching structure, allowing students to gain a variety of skills. Students have a fantastic opportunity to study in New Zealand for free.


  • University: Victoria University of Wellington.
  • Degree level: Masters and PhD.
  • Scholarship Coverage:Tuition fee
  • Eligible nationalities: All Nationalities
  • Award country: New Zealand.

Deadline For Application :

The deadline for applying for Tongarewa Scholarship Trimester 2, 2024 is June 1, 2024, and applicants can apply for Trimester 3 until September 1, 2024.


Financial Benefits:

Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships 2024 for International Students will award NZ$10,000 to undergraduate and master’s degree students. These are ten prizes. Only Masters degree candidates will be eligible for nine rewards totaling NZ$5,000. The scholarship lasts one year. Doctorate students will get 110 prizes with a stipend of $27,500 per year plus tuition.

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Documents Required:

To apply for the Tongarewa Scholarship in New Zealand, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Previous degree transcript or certificate, and any other educational document
  • Victoria University of Wellington has issued a conditional or unconditional offer letter.
  • A personal statement of no more than 500 words should explain the following:
  • Why do you wish to study at this university?
  • Educational goals of the candidate
  • Why will you be selected for this award?
  • You might also include any leadership positions and details about your involvement in your university, school, or community.


Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following criteria to apply for Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships 2024 for International Students:

  • Applicants from any nationality who pay the full cost.
  • Must be a first-year undergraduate student or enrolled in a postgraduate degree programme.

Ineligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants must have finished their secondary education in New Zealand and have completed any required courses at Victoria University of Wellington, such as the Foundation Studies Programme or English Proficiency Programme.
  • If the candidate is in their second year of university and has studied abroad or at one of our partner universities.


Application Process:

There is an online application system available for Victoria University of Wellington Scholarships 2024-25 for International Students. Normally, applications are accepted one month before the closing date. The Official Advertisement URL is provided below.


Apply for Trimester 2, 2024

Apply for PhD

Official Link