UCOL offers a range of scholarships and lets you know about applicable funding options from other organisations, so that you can access financial support and pursue your dreams.


To find out more, see the scholarships page on UCOL's public website including scholarship opportunities for Manawatū, Whanganui, Wairarapa and Horowhenua students. If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch.


Manawatū, Horowhenua & Wairarapa scholarships

Elaine Nolan (06) 952 7000 extn 70153 ScholarshipPN@ucol.ac.nz​


Whanganui scholarships

Bronwyn Paul (06) 965 3800 ext 63842 ScholarshipWG@ucol.ac.nz​


Application Tips

An application form needs to be completed and submitted along with a current reference and CV.


Your application needs to cover:


Why you want and/or need the scholarship, why you think you should get it, relevant evidence to back up your reasons.


The process for awarding most of the scholarships is as follows:

  1. The scholarship or award is advertised.
  2. You decide which scholarship(s) you are eligible to apply for and submit written applications’ according to the guidelines given.
  3. The Scholarships Committee meets to decide on successful applicants.
  4. The committee informs successful and unsuccessful applicants.
  5. Scholarships are presented at a ceremony.