Alumini Master's Scholarship
Awarded by University of Waikato
To support a student who has graduated with a degree of the University of Waikato and is enrolled for a Masters Degree at this University in the year of tenure.
The Scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates academic merit; who is active in University affairs and who contributes to the activities of the School or Faculty in which they are enrolled; who demonstrates willingness to maintain an active relationship with the Alumni programme; who demonstrates willingness to attend Alumni functions and promotional activities; who is considered to be a good ambassador for the University of Waikato and the Alumni Association.
Open to New Zealand citizens or permanent residents who have qualified for a First Degree from the University of Waikato and be enrolled full-time for a Masters Degree at the University of Waikato in the year of tenure. The candidate must be in their final year of study for the degree.
$5,500 plus actual tuition fees up to a maximum of $4,000
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The University of Waikato (Māori: Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato), informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga. Established in 1964, it was the first university in New Zealand to be designed from a blank canvas.
We are committed to providing our students with world-class, research-driven teaching, in a dynamic learning environment with excellent facilities. The quality of our staff, their teaching and their research are manifest across all disciplines. We have achieved major successes in New Zealand''s Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards. And in the first national evaluation of university research quality (PBRF), Waikato had 28 subjects assessed and was ranked first or first equal in seven of them (25%). These are:
* Accounting and Finance
* Communications, Journalism and Media Studies
* Computer Science
* Management, Human Resources, Industrial Relations, International Business and other Business
* Molecular, Cellular and Whole Organism Biology
* Pure and Applied Mathematics