$10,000 High Achievers Scholarship for ASEAN Countries at the University of Auckland, New Zealand 2024

Written by catherine.caoile on April 11, 2023

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

    New Zealand
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    9000 - 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

    Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    [email protected]

To provide assistance to the ASEAN Countries, the University of Aukland offers the ASEAN High Achievers Scholarship for the academic year of 2023-2024. The scholarship is intended to help them further their higher education without financial barriers to developing their leadership and professional skills.

ASEAN High Achievers Scholarship

The scholarship will be amounting to up to $10,000 to cover their tuition fees for the Bachelor, postgraduate, and master’s degree programs at the university.

Established in 2022, the ASEAN High Achievers Scholarship program offered by the University of Auckland aims to attract new international students who can demonstrate their academic excellence from any of the eligible ASEAN countries to be admitted to a full-time degree program for one or more years at the university.

The scholarship will also help the students focus on their education to help them develop more skills and knowledge that they may be needing for their personal and professional future. Students may be able to contribute to their home countries as a professional and leaders of the next generations.

Scholarship Provider: The University of Auckland

About the Provider 

The University of Auckland is a far-reaching research-escalated university situated in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the biggest and most noteworthy positioned university in the country, offering a large number of undergrad and postgraduate programs across different resources, including health sciences, science, medicine, law, engineering, business, and arts. With a different student populace of over 40,000 and a solid standing for academic greatness and research development, the University of Auckland is focused on furnishing its students with an elite education and a strong learning environment that sets them up for progress in their future professions.

The university has improved its international impact rankings and moved to six globally in 2022. In view of the rule of ‘leaving no one behind’, the UN General Assembly took on the Plan for Maintainable Development in 2015. The plan incorporates 17 objectives, which together look to change the world by meeting the difficulties of finishing neediness and upgrading social consideration while advancing environmental manageability, harmony, great administration, associations, and financial success for all nations and people.

The University supports, upgrades, and research, and opens roads for its application, through steady senior initiative, groups that support and convey research, a research strategy board of trustees, and a research commercialization organization.

Annually, the university awards up to 300 scholarships amounting to up to NZ$20,000 each. The scholarships will be granted semiannually to new students studying full-time on an extensive variety of college degrees, master’s certifications, and postgraduate recognitions, who show high academic accomplishment in their past studies. New students who are planning to further their education abroad can now have the chance to further their higher education without worrying about their financial status.

Scholarship Summary 

  • Applicant’s Nationality: ASEAN member countries
  • Degree Level: Undergraduate, postgraduate, and master’s degree
  • Field: Any eligible fields offered by the University
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Duration: One year and a possible extension of the awards
  • Scholarship Country: New Zealand
  • Scholarship Awards: Tuition fee
  • Renewable: Yes
  • Offered Annually: Yes

Scholarship Eligibility 

Before proceeding with the application, the applicants must meet the eligibility criteria for the scholarship.

  • Must be an International student from any of the ASEAN member countries.
  • Must be new students who have already received an unconditional or conditional offer of admission.
  • Enlisted or enrolled full-time in either a Postgraduate (PGDip) or masters level of 120 places or more, master by the thesis, or a college degree (applying with abroad optional or postsecondary capabilities) at Waipapa Taumata Rau | the University of Auckland. Students who have proactively started study at Waipapa Taumata Rau | the University of Auckland, students who have embraced any tertiary level study in New Zealand, or students signing up for a Business masters program in the Doctoral level college of The board (GSM), exclude the Business Analytics and Master of Supply Chain Management are not qualified to apply for the Scholarship. 180 point masters certifications that incorporate a proposal of 90 places or more are not qualified programs for this Scholarship.
  • A grade point same (GPE) of no less than 6.00 is expected for Scholarship consideration.
  • Must have good communication skills in oral and written English.

Application Process

Please read the guidelines cautiously to be certain you are qualified to apply. Then, at that point, click on the “Apply now” button and complete the online-based application structure. The university suggests you check the application form and to familiarized your application process, including all the necessary documents needed to support your scholarship application.

Personal information is required for the application, it is important to read and understand the regulation before accessing the online application portal. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered and will be automatically rejected. The outcome of the application will be announced after the evaluation of the scholarship committee, and the applicant’s registered email will be used for the announcement of the scholarship winners. All applicants will be notified by the university, it is important to check the registered email after the deadline for application, there will be no tentative dates for the scholarship announcement.

Scholarship Awards

The University of Auckland will be providing financial assistance amounting to up to $10,000 towards the successful student’s tuition fee. The scholarship award rate will be Biannually and will be awarded in the first year of their academic at the university.

To better maintain the scholarship awards, the students must meet the required GPA for the program.

Scholarship Application Deadline 

The deadline to complete and submit the application until April 20, 2023, and November 21, 2023. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered, the university encourages the applicants to apply as early as possible to be familiarized with the application portal.

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