Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship Programme Applications

Who can apply?

  • Students who excel academically, and in sports or creative performing arts
  • School leavers who have/or will have achieved an NCEA Level 3 Certificate with Merit or Excellence and University Entrance
  • School leavers who have/or will have achieved the equivalent to the above in the Cambridge International examinations or the International Baccalaureate examinations
  • Students intending to study at the University of Waikato at either the Hamilton or Tauranga campus
  • Students with demonstrated leadership potential

What do you receive?

  • A scholarship worth up to $10,000 per year for full-time undergraduate enrolment
  • Personalised academic support
  • Leading coaches/tutors in your area of sports/arts
  • Leadership skills and personal development coaching
  • And more....

How do I apply?

Arts and Sports Selection Criteria

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