The purpose of this scholarship is to recruit academically-able school leavers to a Bachelor’s degree programme at Victoria University of Wellington. Students must be represented in one or more of the following targeted groups: Maori students, Pacific students, students with disabilities, students from decile 1-3 schools and students who can demonstrate financial hardship.
– School leavers who are represented in one of the targeted groups above are eligible to apply.
– Students will need to have their NCEA Level 2 Certificate endorsed with Merit, or an equivalent level of achievement in an alternative qualification (eg. IB or CIE).
– All offers of the Scholarship will be conditional upon the award recipient gaining NCEA Level 3 with at least 25 credits at Merit or Excellence (or equivalent in another qualification), University Entrance and admission to their degree programme.