External Funding Opportunities
Apart from the Scholarships and Awards listed on our Scholarships Finder there are also other funding opportunities available through various external parties.
UoW Research Funding
- PhD Scholarships (x4) - Developing new technologies for treatment of rural community wastewater. These are offered through the Joint Institute for Freshwater Management
- MSc (Research) Scholarship - Marine Bioactives
- PhD Scholarship - Multiscale Characterization of Structural Fibre Reinforced Composites
- Biomaterial from Macroalgae Project
University of Waikato Academics have the following research funding/projects available. Please read the details for the projects below and make contact with the relevant academic directly if you are interested in applying.
Generosity NZ - givME
The University of Waikato will no longer be providing access to the giveMe website. If you wish to view the givME website, you can access givMe from a public library that holds a subscription. If you have previously signed up with the University of Waikato, you will need to re- sign up with another givMe provider i.e. public library.
Research Professional is an intuitive interface to help make browsing for research funding as simple as checking your email. It is a powerful search toll to you find exactly the funding opportunities and news articles that interest you.
Access is automatic if you are on campus, however, if you are off campus or you would like set up search alerts you will need to click on the "Please log in to see your profile" link on the right-hand side of the page You can then log in with your University of Waikato username and password.
Maori Education Trust
Other Funding Opportunities
New Horizons for Women Trust is a national charitable trust. They support education, innovation and research that benefits women – by providing a nation-wide Awards Programme.
Graduate Women New Zealand is a charitable trust organization which aims to make a positive difference to the education and employment outcomes for girls and women in New Zealand and internationally.
New Zealand Foreign Affairs and Trade Scholarships are prestigious scholarships for international students from developing countries to study in New Zealand and the Pacific. New Zealand Scholarships foster and build potential leaders, as well as equipping individuals with skills and knowledge to benefit their home country.