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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

Massey University Master's Research Scholarship 2025

Updated: Jun 1

Massey University

If you're planning to enroll in a research master's degree in any field or you're already enrolled in a research master's degree at Massey University in New Zealand, then you might consider this opportunity.

Massey University is inviting online applications for candidates who are enrolling in the research component of a Massey University master's degree to benefit from either of THREE scholarship types. Applicant's may be domestic or international students.

This is a postgraduate scholarship. You will have completed the course component of your master's degree and be entering into the research component. You may apply for a Massey University Master's Research Scholarship, a Massey University Māori Master's Research Scholarship, or a Massey University Pacific Master's Research Scholarship.


Massey University Master's Research Scholarship Key facts

  • Value: $15,000

  • Duration: One year's duration

  • Number available: Multiple awards

  • Type of study: Full-time, Part-time, Postgraduate, Masters, Research

  • Deadline: 1 July 2024


Eligibility criteria

You must:

  • Be enrolling full time or part time in a 90 credit or more research component of a master's degree with a start date which aligns with the scholarship closing date as per the scholarship regulations.

There are two selection rounds annually for the Massey University Master's Research Scholarship, closing at the start of semester 1 and closing at the start of semester 2.


Application Documents

Applicants are asked to include the following in their applications:

  • A statement from your primary supervisor commenting on your quality and capability as a researcher (one page maximum)

  • A research proposal highlighting the relevance and alignment of your research with the College and University strategy. You should consult with your supervisor for guidance on these strategies (one page maximum)


Selection Considerations

When choosing the recipient, academic achievements in the course component of the master's degree will be considered. Supervisor's evaluation and the alignment of your research with the University strategy will also be considered.

• For more details about this scholarship's regulations, download: Masters Research Scholarship (PDF)


Application procedureF

• For Current Massey students:

Log in to the student portal and find the Scholarships tab.

• If currently enrolled at Massey:

To apply for scholarships you will need access t to the student portal. Get this by applying for the qualification you want to study.

Application Deadline: July 1 2024


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