New Zealand Institutions and Providers

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All 8 New Zealand universities are ranked in the top 3% by QS World University Rankings. Discover where you want to study abroad.

New Zealand Universities

Institutions & Providers

Every New Zealand university is participating in this scholarship. Learn about them and the providers who offer programs at each below. Remember, you will still need to apply directly to the program you select and you must meet their requirements to be considered for the scholarship.

The only way to apply the scholarship funds is either through one of the providers listed on this application, or through direct enroll. Direct enroll: apply directly to the New Zealand university, outside the system of your current US university. If you win, the scholarship funds will go towards your New Zealand tuition. If you have any questions, ask your study abroad advisor or the Go Overseas team.

Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics provide high-quality qualifications and training focused on practical skills and hands-on experience.

Additional Scholarships

Institution or Provider # of Scholarships Amount
University of Canterbury Three $1,000 NZD awards
University of Auckland Five $1,000 NZD awards
University of Otago Three $1,000 NZD awards
University of Waikato Two $1000 NZD awards
Victoria University of Wellington Four $500 NZD awards
Massey University Two $1,000 NZD award
Provider - ISA Four $250 USD award
Provider - IFSA Two $1,000 USD awards

These providers and institutions have generously made additional scholarship money available to applicants who select their program(s) as one of their top three choices for studying abroad in New Zealand. The scholarship funds will be applied to the total costs of that provider's program. These additional scholarships are not available to the recipient of the main $15,000 scholarship.

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How to apply

1. Start application and choose your top 3 programs

2. Submit a short essay and upload a creative photo

3. Apply to the institution(s) of your choice