New Zealand ASEAN Scholar Awards 2016
The New Zealand - ASEAN Scholar Awards (NZAS) recognise New Zealand’s close cultural, economic, and geographic ties with Southeast Asia
The New Zealand - ASEAN Scholar Awards (NZAS) recognise New Zealand’s close cultural, economic, and geographic ties with Southeast Asia. They seek to empower individuals with the knowledge, skills and qualifications to contribute to the economic, social, and political development of their region. NZAS are offered for postgraduate level study.
NZAS are funded by the New Zealand Aid Programme, the New Zealand Government’s international aid and development programme. They are managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Eligible countries: Brunei Darrusalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam
Viet Nam scholarships
The New Zealand Aid Programme offers scholarships to people from Viet Nam who are motivated to make a difference at home.
Scholarships available and closing dates
New Zealand ASEAN Scholarship
Application deadline: 30 April 2016 (online application)
New Zealand ASEAN Scholarships are available for the following qualifications:
- Postgraduate Certificate (6 months)
- Postgraduate Diploma (1 year)
- Masters Degree (1 – 2 years)
- PhD (3-4 years)
Candidates must meet all the scholarship eligibility criteria including:
- Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing your scholarship.
- Be a citizen of the country from which you are applying for a scholarship and have resided in that country for at least the last two years.
- Agree to return to your home country for a minimum of two years on completion of the scholarship.
- Read the full eligibility criteria: https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aid-and-development/scholarships/who-can-apply-for-a-scholarship/
Find a course
Search the Study in New Zealand database (external link): http://www.studyinnewzealand.com/how-to-apply/find-courses?field_course_level_tid=All&keyword=&field_course_area_tid=436&field_course_discipline_tid=436
How to apply for a scholarship
Applying online: In 2016 New Zealand Scholarships applications can be made online from 1st February 2016. Applications close on 30th April 2016. Any eligible country can apply online.
Read the full application:
New Zealand Regional Development Scholarships