Victoria Doctoral Scholarships
Victoria University of Wellington

New Zealand
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
New Zealand

Scholarship Overview

Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand invites applications for Victoria Doctoral Scholarships 2020 from graduate students who wish to enrol in a full-time PhD programme at Victoria. The aim of this scholarship is to encourage and support doctoral study (PhD) at Victoria University of Wellington. The selected scholars will receive a stipend of NZD 23,500 per annum and domestic tuition fees for up to three years.


  • A stipend of NZD 23,500 per annum for up to three years
  • Domestic tuition fees for up to three years


  • A 2000-word sample of academic writing in English
  • Certified copies of academic transcript/s
  • Degree certificates
  • A certified copy of Diploma Supplement (applicants from EU countries only)
  • Evidence of English Language Proficiency (for international students)

Note: Translations of official documents (certified by an accredited translator) are required to be submitted by international students


To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduate or postgraduate
  • Intend to enrol for a full-time doctorate (PhD), OR
  • Have commenced Doctoral study at Victoria University of Wellington

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:

Step 1: Click on apply now to get the online application.
Step 2: Create New Account.
Step 3: Login using registered email id and password and provide the required details in the application.
Step 4: Select the academic referees and send them the request.
Step 5: Provide an academic writing sample.
Step 6: Upload the necessary documents.
Step 7: Submit the application.