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HMNZS Canterbury Scholarship

Provided by: Royal New Zealand Navy

Provided by: Royal New Zealand Navy

Value: $10,000

Tenure: One year

The Royal New Zealand Navy established this scholarship in 2005 following the decommissioning of the frigate HMNZS Canterbury. The scholarship celebrates the supportive relationship between the Royal New Zealand Navy and the Province of Canterbury. The purpose of the scholarships is to support school leavers from the Canterbury region in their first year of undergraduate study in any discipline at the University of Canterbury.

In order to be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a NZ citizen of permanent resident
  • Have resided in Canterbury for at least 12 months prior to the closing date for applications
  • Be able to show academic achievement, leadership potential, involvement in sport, cultural and/or community activities and demonstration of RNZN values of comradeship, courage and commitment