Scholarships and Grants - School of Law - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

College of Business and Law First-Year Scholarships

The College of Business and Law provides scholarships to first-year Bachelor of Commerce and/or Bachelor of Laws students:

  • Awards for Excellence ($5,000 for first year; up to $15,000 over three years)
  • 2 x Māori Awards for Excellence (up to $15,000 over three years)
  • 2 x Pasifika Awards for Excellence (up to $15,000 over three years)
  • 2 x YES Student of the Year Awards (up to $5,000 for first year) - for students participating in a South Island YES programme, with one scholarship reserved for a Canterbury YES student

These scholarships recognise the academic and extracurricular achievement of New Zealand secondary school students.

Application Procedure

Applications for UC scholarships normally open in June and close mid-August.

For the complete regulations and applications forms go to the Scholarships webpages:

Other Scholarships and Prizes

A number of scholarships and prizes are available to University of Canterbury Law students. More scholarships can be found in the Law category of the UC Scholarships web site