Wellington Master’s by Thesis Scholarship at Victoria University of Wellington New Zealand

Closing date: 01 November

Student type: Domestic and International students are eligible for this scholarship program.

Level of study: Masters Research

Study area: Any

Scholarship value: The scholarship comprises a $15,000 tax free stipend for one year plus tuition fees (domestic fees for 120 points only). Fees will be paid directly to the University by the Scholarships Office. International students other than those from Australia will be liable to pay the difference between the full international student fee and the domestic fee

Description: Applications are sought from those who are eligible at the time of application, or who will have become eligible by the start of Trimester 2 the following year, to enrol for a Master’s degree by thesis worth 90 points or more. The scholarship will be paid only for the period in which the student is undertaking the thesis course so, for some students, this will be Part 2 of a two-year Master’s programme.


  • Applicants must be intending to enrol full time at Te Herenga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington.
  • Applicants must be intending to enrol for a thesis worth 90 points or more within a Master’s degree.

How to apply:  apply online 

More info: https://www.wgtn.ac.nz/scholarships/current/wellington-masters-by-thesis-scholarship