The Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships for the year 2024 are now accepting applications, offering a transformative opportunity for international students provided by the New Zealand Government.
These fully funded scholarships are designed to offer a life-changing experience for students who wish to pursue undergraduate, graduate, diploma, and Ph.D. programs in New Zealand.
The Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships not only cover academic fees but also provide comprehensive support including living allowances, travel expenses, monthly stipends, health insurance, and more, ensuring a holistic educational journey.
Comprehensive Details on Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships 2024
- Host Country: New Zealand
- Available Degree Levels: Bachelor’s, Master’s, Ph.D., Diploma
- Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
- Application Deadline: 29th February 2024
Anticipated Commencement: Successful candidates will embark on their academic journey in New Zealand starting from Semester 1 of 2025.
- Bachelor’s Degree: 3-4 years
- Postgraduate Certificate: 6 months
- Postgraduate Diploma: 1 year
- Master’s Degree: 1-2 years
- Ph.D.: 3.5 years
Extensive Financial Benefits
Recipients of the Manaaki NZ Scholarships will benefit from:
- Complete tuition fee coverage
- A living allowance
- Comprehensive living expenses including accommodation and meals
- An establishment allowance for settling in
- Round-trip airfare
- Comprehensive medical and travel insurance
Eligibility Across the Globe
The scholarships are open to citizens from specific countries across the Pacific, Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and Latin America, with a diverse range of study levels available from undergraduate to Ph.D. programs.
Detailed eligibility criteria include age and work experience requirements, with specific provisions for English language proficiency for shortlisted candidates. Notably, the scholarship covers the cost of English language tests for applicants from selected countries.
Applicants are encouraged to select study subjects that align with their career goals and the developmental needs of their home countries. Recommended study fields for regions such as the Pacific, Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and Latin America are available through specified links.
No need to submit English language test scores, academic records, or transcripts with the initial application. Further, requirements such as verified identification documents, student visa, Letter of Place, or Ph.D. supervisor confirmation are not necessary at the application stage.
How to Apply
The application portal for the Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships will be open from 1st February to 29th February 2024. Applicants should select their country of citizenship through the provided link to understand the specific application process. Early applications are advised to secure your chance.
For further details, including eligibility tests and application guidance, interested candidates are invited to visit the official Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships website.
This initiative by the New Zealand Government underscores its commitment to supporting international education and fostering global connections through comprehensive scholarship programs.