Scholarships available for Māori and Pacific statistic students


The Department of Statistics is offering one postgraduate scholarship and three undergraduate fees scholarships for Māori and Pacific students doing courses in statistics in 2018.

Am I eligible?

  • For the undergraduate fees scholarship, students must be enrolled in the BSc or BA and be enrolled in at least two courses in statistics in 2018.
  • For the postgradutate fees scholarship, students must be enrolled in a PGDipSci, BSc(Hons), or MSc in Statistics, or the MProfStuds in Data Science or Maths Education.

What does the fees scholarship cover?

  • The fees scholarship will cover enrolment fees for courses offered within the Department of Statistics in 2018, that is courses with a STATS prefix. 
  • The fees scholarship will cover up to a maximum of four courses.

How do I apply?

There is no formal application form, but students wishing to apply should send a letter outlining their enrolment plan for 2018, and a statement of their career aspirations to Heti Afimeimounga with a copy to YeoJin Jo. A copy of their transcript should be attached to the letter.  

When is the closing date for applications?

The closing date is 15 December.