Category: Scholarships

Keystone Scholarship

Keystone Trust offers scholarships for degrees such as:

Property, Architecture, Land Surveying, Engineering, COnstruction, Property Law, Landscape Architecture, Quantity Surveying, Urban Planning, Building Science

For full information in Keystone study awards click here

Coffee Culture Local Hero Awards

A scholarship opportunity open to students from secondary schools in the Canterbury, Otago and Waikato regions. We have $5000 up for grabs this year – that’s ten $500 Coffee Culture Local Hero Scholarships available for students who need financial assistance to achieve their goals for their community-based project or initiative.

Applications are open now until Wednesday 31st July 2019.  Winners will be notified in August.

Click here to apply and find out more

PWC Schoalrship

Do you want a meaningful career where you can be yourself and make your mark on the world?

The PwC Scholarship helps give young Kiwi talent the best start possible by providing financial support during university, a mentor and a paid Summer Internship. The skills, knowledge and relationships you’ll build with us will benefit you for life.

With our Scholarship programme, you’ll be off to a great start

  • $7,000 towards your university fees and course related costs over the course of your degree
  • a PwC staff member to mentor you during your study
  • a paid Summer Internship to develop the foundation for your career
  • access to business networks amongst the best and brightest minds in New Zealand at our social and scholarship events
  • the opportunity to learn about what we do behind the scenes, so you can choose the career path that best suits you.

Your PwC mentor will be allocated to you before you start your first year of university, and they’re a current PwC staff member who’s passionate about helping you develop the skills you need for your career. They’re there to provide information about PwC and the different career opportunities open to you, and help guide your Summer Internship choice.

Go to our website for more deatils or email us at:

Toptal Scholarships for Women

Toptal Scholarships for Women

Toptal will award five scholarships to aspiring female leaders in five global regions: Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Each winner will receive (US)$10,000 and a year of weekly one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal expert.


For more information and to apply, go to:

Application deadlines depend on which region the applicant lives in. Application timelines are available on the scholarship website.

Lonsdale Scholarship

Applications are open to male students who have attended state primary or secondary schools in Nelson or Canterbury for three years and are intending to enrol in a course of study at the University of Canterbury.

The Lonsdale Scholarships will be awarded at up to $2,000 per year for up to 3 years.

Applications close: 30th November 2018

For more information click here

PickGears Scholarship to offer bi-yearly $2500 scholarships

At we encourage education & helping the ones in need. We also know College/ University can be a big expense and we know how difficult it can be for students & families to make ends meet, between housing expenses & education.

In an attempt to make things easier for students, therefore, we are trying to help students of all areas and we are happy to announce bi-yearly (July-December) scholarships reward naming “ Reward” for students who are currently attending or planning to attend college/ university in the coming future.

For more information click here

PwC Scholarship is now open

The PwC School scholarship is now open – and closes on Friday 3rd August.

To be successful, your PwC Scholarship application should show that you meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants should be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident.
  • Applicants should be a final year student at any secondary school in New Zealand.
  • Applicants should have an alignment between their choice of study and our business areas, which include Assurance, Deals, Consulting and Financial Advisory Services – Tax, Private Business and Legal. Please take a moment to explore our Graduate and Summer Internship website for more information on this.

For more information go to the website

Pasifika & Maori Scholarships for semester 2, 2018 at Ara

Ara Institute of Canterbury have Māori & Pasifika scholarships for semester 2 in 2018. There are 6 scholarships of $2,000 off first year fees for any Level 4-7.
Eligibility criteria:
  • Be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident
  • Be of Māori or Pasifika descent
  • Meet the entry requirements for your chosen programme of study
  • Intend to study your programme full time
  • Enrolling in a programme at Level 4 or above starting Semester Two 2018
The closing date is 15th July. More information and the application form is available on the Ara website. Please note this is only available for students who are starting a new programme of study in Semester 2.