University of Auckland is inviting applications for a scholarship in engineering for pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate degree. Scholarships are open for the students who are citizens of Colombo Plan member countries, to study undergraduate or postgraduate engineering programmes at the University of Auckland. One Scholarship will be awarded annually, for a period of one year, and will be of the value of $3,000 towards tuition fees. The application deadline is 1 August 2016.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in the field of engineering.
Course Level: Scholarship is are available for pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme at University of Auckland.
Scholarship Provider: University of Auckland, New Zealand
Scholarship can be taken at: New Zealand
-The Scholarship will be awarded to a student who has paid the fees, or arranged to pay the fees, for full-time enrolment in a Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or any postgraduate degree programme
in the Faculty of Engineering.
-The Scholarship may be concurrently held with any other award or grant as long as a) the terms of that award or grant permit and b) The University of Auckland Council is informed and approves.
-The University of Auckland Council has the power to amend or vary these Regulations provided that there is no departure from the main purpose of the Scholarship.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, South Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, the United States of America and Vietnam can apply for the scholarship.
The Scholarship was established in 2011 and is funded by alumni of the Faculty of Engineering who studied at The University of Auckland under the Colombo Plan, together with other donors. The main purpose of the Scholarship is to assist international students who are citizens of Colombo Plan member countries, to study undergraduate or postgraduate engineering programmes at The University of Auckland.
Number of award(s): One scholarship is offered.
Duration of award(s): Scholarship is offered for one year.
What does it cover? One Scholarship will be awarded annually, for a period of one year, and will be of the value of $3,000 towards tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: The basis of selection will be academic merit, financial need, community activities, communication skills, leadership potential and desire to contribute positively to the engineering profession.
Notification: Applicants will be notified approximately six weeks after the closing date by letter or email.
How to Apply: Applications should be submitted via post.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1 August 2016.