Scholarships and awards for Pacific students , Ngā Karahipi me ngā Tohu mā ngā tauira Pasifika

Pacific students at Massey University can apply for a number of Pacific scholarships. Their work may also be recognised with Pacific student awards.

Pacific graduates

We offer a range of Pacific scholarships for current and intending Pacific students, at all levels of study. These scholarships will help fund your education, and are available at different times during the academic year.

Find Massey University scholarships and awards

Tips for applying for scholarships

Qualities of scholarship winners include:

  • leadership ability
  • peer review
  • community activities
  • creative side
  • strength of character
  • passion
  • sports and hobbies
  • connecting with others.

Once you have chosen a scholarship from the list to apply for, you should:

  • make sure you understand exactly what information is needed and what you need to organise for your application
  • check the opening and closing date of the scholarship you want to apply for, as it may close before your study starts
  • choose your referees early and give them plenty of warning so they can prepare
  • when you have filled in your application, check you have everything you need, ask someone to proofread it to check your spelling and grammar are correct.

Further information and support

For further information about the scholarships available or if you require support with your application please contact Sesimani or Janice.

Sesimani Havea
Pacific Postgraduate Learning Advisor, Pacific Student Success
Phone: +64 6 356 9099 extension 85097

Janice Ikiua-Pasi
Distance Learning Advisor, Pacific Student Success
Phone: +64 4 979 3298