Pacific Excellence Scholarship

Not currently accepting applications

Value: Up to $20,000 over three years

Study Level: Entrance/School Leaver

Subject Area: Any

Closing Date: 31 August 2023

Important to Note:

To apply for the Pacific Excellence Scholarship click on 'Next Steps' below where you will be taken to your MyWaikato portal.  You will then need to select the Pacific Excellence/Edna Money School Leaver Scholarships to submit an application.  In completing this online application you will also be considered for the Edna Money Future Pacific Leaders' Scholarship.

Please ensure you read the 'Guidelines on Applying for School Leaver Scholarships' before you commence the application process.


For domestic students of Pacific Island descent who are currently studying at NCEA Level 3 towards University Entrance and who intend to enrol full-time (120 points) in an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Waikato in 2024. The Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of meritorious achievement and connection to the Pacific community.