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The purpose of this scholarship is to support students intending to study at the University of Canterbury who face challenges that might otherwise prevent them from considering entry to tertiary education.
Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: The scholarship is tenable during full-time enrolment in the first year of an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury
Special Requirements: Must have left secondary school not more than two years prior to commencing the first year of full-time study at the University of Canterbury, and must have resided continuously in the Canterbury regional council area for at least 12 months immediately preceding the closing date for applications, or preceding the start of a gap year. Preference will be given to applicants who have been educated within the Christchurch City territorial authority
Tenure: One year
Applications for the scholarship must be made on the appropriate form, which can be obtained from the Scholarships website, and must be forwarded to the Scholarships Office, not later than 5.00pm on 15 August, or, if this is not a business day, by 5.00pm on the next business day.