VUW Vice Chancellor’s International Excellence Scholarship


Scholarships are valued at $10,000 for the first year of study, which will be put towards tuition fees.



  • Applicants must be new international students who are paying full international fees and are entering their first year of an undergraduate degree.
  • Applicants are expected to have the equivalent to USA GPA of an A range (A-, A, A+). Students who have studied at a New Zealand high school, will be assessed based on NCEA Level 2 or 3 Certificate endorsed with Excellence.
  • Applicants must be commencing their studies in Trimester 1, Trimester 2 or Trimester 3, 2023.
  • Applicants must be studying onshore in New Zealand.