The New Zealand Government, in partnership with the Government of Samoa, is now taking applications for New Zealand Scholarships, for study commencing in semester one of 2021.
Twenty-one (21) scholarships are on offer for study in New Zealand and in the Pacific, for undergraduate or postgraduate study. The scholarships are open to Samoan citizens (or dual Samoan–New Zealand citizens) who are currently employed in Samoa’s public or private sector.
NUS Foundation level students are not eligible to apply.
To apply for a New Zealand Scholarship, you must meet all of the eligibility criteria.
The full list of eligibility criteria can be found at: https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aid-and-development/new-zealand-government-scholarships/new-zealand-scholarships-for-international-tertiary-students/check-if-you-are-eligible-to-apply-for-a-new-zealand-scholarship/
After submitting the eligibility test, all applicants must complete their scholarship application online.
All applicants must have a valid email address in order to receive notifications on the status of their application.
For more information about New Zealand Scholarships, visit
or contact Kalameli Ah Mu, at the New Zealand High Commission, on 21711 ext 207
The application portal closes at 1:00pm ST (12.00 pm NZT), Friday 28 February 2020.
No late applications will be accepted