Sir Alan Stewart Postgraduate Scholarship

For graduates from a New Zealand university who are entering postgraduate level study for the first time

Scholarship overview

Status: Closed

Key facts

Value: $4,000
Duration: One year's duration
Number available: Up to 40 awards
Type of study: Full-time, Part-time, Postgraduate, Masters

Application dates

Applications open: 1 April 2024
Closing date: 15 July 2024


Eligibility restrictions: High achievement. Graduate from a New Zealand university.

The Sir Alan Stewart Postgraduate Scholarships encourage new postgraduate enrolments from other New Zealand tertiary institutions and to assist Massey University students to progress from undergraduate to postgraduate study. The scholarship is named after Sir Alan Stewart, the first Vice-Chancellor of Massey University.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for graduates who completed their undergraduate study at any New Zealand university. You will be entering postgraduate study for the first time.

What you'll be studying

These are postgraduate scholarships.

Eligibility criteria

You must:

  • have completed your undergraduate degree at a New Zealand University
  • be enrolling in postgraduate study for the first time
  • be starting postgraduate study in the semester which directly aligns with the scholarship selection round.

There are two selection rounds annually for the Sir Alan Stewart Postgraduate Scholarship, closing at the start of semester 1 and closing at the start of semester 2.

Part time or full time applicants are welcome to apply.

Application checklist

Include the following with your application:

  • Your complete academic transcripts for your bachelor’s degree study. If you completed your undergraduate degree at Massey you do not need to provide these.

Selection considerations

When choosing our recipients, we will consider your academic achievements in your undergraduate degree.