Three rounds each year closing 1 March, 1 July and 1 November.


Wellington, New Zealand

(partially Funded)


University of Victoria – Victoria Doctoral Scholarship.

The university of Victoria offers a partially funded PhD scholarship at Wellington.

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To encourage postgraduate research Victoria offers scholarships to those about to begin their doctoral studies. These scholarships are awarded on academic merit and are open to New Zealand and international students in any discipline.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Philosophy
  • Education (EdD)
  • Health (DHlth)
  • Midwifery (DMid)
  • Musical Arts (DMA)
  • Nursing (DNurs)

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

Program Period.

Three years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Enrolled for a Doctorate at Victoria for more than three months at the time when the offer of a Scholarship is made
  • Enroll full time for a Doctorate (PhD)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with academic distinction equivalent to a First Class Honours degree at a New Zealand University.

Required documentation:

  • Academic writing sample (one of these is enough):
    • Strong academic record and excellent academic references.
    • Demonstrated potential for high quality research.
    • Publication in high quality journals commensurate with experience and education.
  • Certified copy of transcripts and degree certificates in English.
  • Evidence of English language proficiency in English.

To see more details about the Criteria is from here.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

The scholarship covers:

$23,500 per annum stipend plus domestic tuition fees.

You going to cover your own:

How to Apply

First Step: Create an account on Victoria website, upload your documents.

Second Step: Apply for a PhD degree before 1 Nov 2019 4:30 PM (NZST Time Zone) from here.

Third Step: Apply for the Scholarship (available a month before the closing date).

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This Scholarship Published by:
Yasmeen Abelghany/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Nada Ahmed/ Egypt

& Eman Fadel Ali / Egypt”
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team