If you belong from any developing country and are interested to study an undergrad or postgrad degree in New Zealand for free then MANAAKI scholarship 2024-2025 sponsored by New Zealand government are now available to you by UNITEC, university of Auckland, university of Wellington, Massey university of New Zealand, and AUT.
I know you must now be highly interested to find information about eligibility criteria, application process, and application deadline date of NZ manaaki scholarship for the class of 2024-2025; so for that you are requested to read this article till to to get full understanding this scholarship.
Sponsorship of New Zealand Manaaki Scholarship
Let me tell you that this NZ Manaaki scholarship is actually co-sponsored by NZ ministry of foreign affairs and trade (MFAT) which is why this Manaaki scholarship fund is recognized as fully funded covering full educational expenses, economy class air ticket with travel insurance plan for student, medical/life insurance in NZ, stipend money (Monthly basis), and funds allocation to meet research/thesis expenditures.
Now you might wonder this is too much but let me give you another perk on top of above benefits of Manaaki scholarship and that is the provision of you to apply for a New Zealand work permit which will then make you eligible to find a part time job in New Zealand as well with your studies.
Eligibility Criteria & Subjects under NZ Government scholarship
All my students who are nationals of developing countries of African, Asian, Pacific, Latin, caribbean, and commonwealth countries can actually apply for this New Zealand government scholarship in 2024 (Ref nz.gov).
However you can select from a wide range of subjects (engineering, nursing, health related subjects, disaster management, environmental sciences, climate change, aquaculture & fisheries, tourism subjects and many more) which are being offered in multiple New Zealand’s universities on Manaaki scholarship (Ref Subjects).
Where to apply for Manaaki Scholarships of New Zealand?
Now if you are interested to find out which universities in New Zealand are basically offering this Manaaki scholarship then here are the free of cost online application links through which you will get university specific information about this New Zealand government scholarship application process:
- UNITECH NZ scholarships
- University of Auckland scholarships
- Victoria university of Wellington scholarships
- Massey university scholarships
- AUT scholarships
With these universities i am also excited to inform all my students that Manaaki is offering 4 more types of scholarships in New Zealand in 2024 and those are listed by me as follows:
- Scholarships for English langauge training in New Zealand
- Postgraduate and undergraduate Manaaki scholarships
- Short term job/training scholarships for pacific region citizens and
- short term job/training scholarships for citizens of South east asia
So now let me tell you that if you manage to win any of these Manaaki scholarship in New Zealand for the batch of 2024-2025 then your next step would be to submit an application for New Zealand study visa for which you need all required documents with NZ scholarship/admission offer letter, and qualification and fitness documents as mentioned by NZ immigration department.