Tongarewa Scholarship at Victoria University of Wellington

Applications to the University of Wellington Scholarship Program are now open for International students. Tongarewa Scholarship Program is offered to worldwide students interested in studying at one of the most prestigious universities in New Zealand.

University of Wellington:

The University of Wellington also known as Victoria University of Wellington is a top-ranked and well-reputed university located in Wellington, New Zealand. Established in 1897, every year offers international students with a different scholarship program to support international students.

The Victoria University of Wellington scholarship program is offered to international students for one year of their study program. Students who are entering their first year of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs are eligible to apply for Tongarewa Scholarship Program. These scholarships are offered based on international student academic excellence.

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Host Country: New Zealand

Host University: Victoria University of Willington

Financial Assistance: Funded

Degree Level: Undergraduate | Postgraduate

Scholarship Value/ Inclusions for Victoria University of Wellington Scholarship:

  • The scholarship is offered to undergraduates, Master’s Research, Master’s by coursework, All postgraduate, First-year students, and School leavers.
  • The scholarship will be offered for 1 year.
  • The value is $5,000 or $10,000.
  • More than 19 scholarships will be offered to international students.
  • 10 scholarships of NZ$10,000 will be offered for Bachelors.
  • 9 scholarships of NZ$5,000 will be offered for Masters’s degrees only.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be international students.
  • Students must be paying fees.
  • Students must be entering in the first year of their undergraduate or postgraduate degree program.

How to Apply:

  • Students need to apply online through the link given below.
  • Students must upload all the required documents and also upload references.
  • Application forms must be completed prior to the deadline.


Application deadline to apply for Tongarewa Scholarship Program is 1 June 2023 for (Trimester 2, 2023), 1 September 2023 (Trimester 3, 2023) and 30 November 2023 for (Trimester 1, 2024).