New Zealand :
New Zealand International Doctoral Research
Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships (NZIDRS) are
open to all international students who meet the eligibility
NZIDRS scholarships include:
- full tuition fees for three
years of full-time doctoral study
- NZ$20,500 per annum living
allowance (NZ$1708.33 per month).
- up to NZ$600 annual health
- NZ$2000 (across 3 year tenure)
travel allowance. This is intended to be used for conference
attendance and field research
- NZ$800 (across 3 year tenure)
book and thesis allowance
- NZ$500 one-off establishment
allowance. Only to be paid to those students who are travelling
to NZ specifically to take up the NZIDRS. No student already
located in NZ is eligible to receive this amount.
Additional funds are not available to support accompanying
of available supervision
to show evidence that academic supervision is available when you
apply for this scholarship. Applicants should contact the relevant
university departments to confirm the availability of appropriate
supervision before submitting their applications. Please see the
terms and conditions for more information.
application close date
NZIDRS closes to applications on the 15th of July each year.
Applications will be accepted from early May until 5pm (NZ time) on
Thursday the 15th of July 2010. Please note that NZIDRS applications
received after the closing date and/or incomplete applications will
not be considered by the selection panel under any circumstances.
This is non-negotiable.
you have questions about the NZIDR scholarships, please contact the
Education New Zealand Scholarships Manager -
NZIDRS terms and conditions (PDF)
NZIDRS application form (Word doc)
NZIDRS guidelines & frequently asked questions (PDF)