University of Otago Doctoral Scholarships

University of Otago
PhD Degree

Deadline: ongoing
Study in: New Zealand
Course starts 2015/2016

Brief description:

The University of Otago Doctoral Scholarship provides funding to support doctoral students studying at the University of Otago.  The Scholarship is available to both domestic and international students. Candidates for professional doctorates, as well as the PhD, are welcome to apply.

Host Institution(s):

University of Otago, New Zealand

Field(s) of study:

Any eligible PhD Research Programme at the University

Number of Scholarships:

Up to 181 annually

Target group:

Domestic and International students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

NZ$25,000 stipend per annum plus domestic tuition fees waiver (excludes student services fee and insurance)


Applicants must usually be seeking to obtain their first doctoral qualification.  Selection is based predominantly on academic merit and the applicant’s potential for research.

Application instructions:

Applications for this scholarship are made online through the eVision portal. Once you have applied for admission to your programme you will receive an alert in your student portal inviting you to apply for a scholarship.  Applications for doctoral-level scholarships should usually occur when applying for admission but it is also possible to apply for a scholarship after being admitted.

It is important to read the how to apply page and visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official Scholarship Website:

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