Students will be happy to know about the multiple scholarships especially the Bachelor’s level scholarships from the University of Technology at Papua New Guinea college. Papua New Guinea citizens who are recent high school graduates and have successfully been admitted to a Bachelor’s program are deemed eligible. But that is primary reason is that the students who are pursuing a Bachelor’s degree are deemed the only high priority case.
This scholarship can be found under the postgraduate scholarship section.
- Students must be Papua New Guinea citizens when applying.
- Applicants must intend to study as full-time students and be studying on-campus.
- This is an academic merit-based award since this award is only available to high-achieving academic students.
- Students that are attempting to apply must not have committed a criminal offense within the last two years.
- Applicants must not have been excluded from the tertiary institution on academic grounds within the last two years.
- Any recipients that are chosen will need to follow all of the guidelines presented on the original Papua New Guinea University of Technology website.
First off a student will need to pick an undergraduate program to pursue, here is a list of these academic programs that are available:
- Geographical Information Science
- Business in Accounts
- Business in Applied Economics
- Information Technology
- Civil Engineering
- Construction Management
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mineral Processing Engineering
- Property Studies
- Science in Agriculture
- Science in Applied Chemistry
- Science in Applied Physics with Electronics
- Computer Science
- Food Technology
This is not a complete list of all of the available academic programs. This is only the undergraduate list. There is both undergraduate and a postgraduate list of academics available online. Students can be taking any study program to be qualified.
How to Apply
The only way to apply is by becoming an undergraduate attending student at the Papua New Guinea University of Technology. The student must be enrolled and they will either be invited or they can apply directly through the university for this scholarship option.
Rewards – Extra Benefits
The rewards the the Bachelor’s scholarship will provide a set total amount at the value of $2,000 which will go towards any outstanding fees.
If students have a lot of the fees paid off towards tuition, this scholarship will cover the remaining while covering other resource fees.
International students will be able to follow a general guide that can be asked for at the embassy or online through a government website about successfully applying for a student visa without trouble. As of right now, applying at the earliest convenience is important.
Deadline Time Line
The official deadline date for the University of Technology is listed as October 20, 2023. For the 2022 academic year this deadline was extended to the 21st of October. So there is possibility there will be an extended deadline in the future.
Open Submission Window Time Frame
The open submission window time frame is anywhere from May to the deadline date of October 20, 2023. So from May 2023 to October 20, 2023, but students can use the contact information presented in this article to inquire about other possibilities.
Annual or Renewable Scholarship Options
This is an annual scholarship that is available to apply towards at two different set times throughout the academic year. This scholarship is not renewable considering that only Bachelor level students may apply each year. Meaning a student who applies and does not become a reciepnt will have to apply for a different scholarship the following year. The same goes for a student who does become a reciepnt of this scholarship, it will only last the duration of an academic year.
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We also suggest that all applicants read through the information guideline page that is available through the original scholarship link. This way, the individual can navigate the website correctly and identify the real scholarship online application. So far there has been no mention of any delays for this opportunity or any cancellations.