Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships 2024 by Govt of New Zealand

The Government of New Zealand has announced scholarship applications for the Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships 2024. The government of New Zealand offers full scholarships to deserving students belonging to developing countries to Study in New Zealand. The scholarships are offered for the Undergraduate, Master, Diploma, and PhD degree programs at New Zealand Education Institution or Pacific University.

The Government of New Zealand covers all the expenses of the scholars including Full Tuition fees. Air Travel Tickets, Insurance, Living Costs in New Zealand, and much more. Students belonging to developing countries who want to pursue their degree programs in New Zealand should not miss out on this scholarship opportunity.

The 2024 tertiary Manaaki New Zealand scholarship has started accepting applications on 1st February 2024 and the last date for the submission of applications is 29th February 2024. All applications for the scholarship need to be submitted online don’t worry stay with us we will guide you regarding every step of the application. To know more about the Manaaki New Zealand Government Scholarships check the details below.

About Manaaki New Zealand Scholarships 2024

Country:  New Zealand
Scholarship By:  Government of New Zealand
Degree Program:  Undergraduate, Graduate, Diploma & PhD
Scholarship Coverage:  Fully Funded
Application Deadline: 29th February 2024

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Why Study in New Zealand?

  • New Zealand has world-class education, almost all universities rank in the top 3% of universities worldwide.
  • All the degree programs in New Zealand are taught in English language
  • Travel around the country and enjoy New Zealand’s diverse landscapes
  • New Zealand is one of the most peaceful countries in the world.
  • During your study programs, you will make strong connections for life and New Zealanders are known for their friendly nature.

Securing a Manaaki Scholarship to study in New Zealand would be the best thing you ever do.

Scholarship Duration

Bachelors Program  3-4 Years
Postgraduate Program 6 Months
Masters Degree: 1 Year
Postgraduate Diploma:  1-2 Years
PhD Program:  3.5 Yeas

Scholarship Coverage

  • The Full scholarship Covers Tuition Fees, Return Airfares, Basic Living Costs, Setup Costs, Insurance and more.

Eligible Countries

The Manaaki Scholarships are only available for the eligible countries check out the list below if your country is not mentioned then you are not eligible to apply.

Check out the list of countries that are eligible for the scholarship:

Pacific Countries:

Students from the Pacific have 2 full scholarship options they can choose to study in New Zealand or at a Pacific University.

1st Option: Study in New Zealand

Eligible Pacific Countries:

Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, Nauru,   Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Fiji (postgraduate only), Kiribati.

Degrees Available:

  • Undergraduate Degree
  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master’s Degree
  • PhD

Option 2: Study at Pacific University

Eligible Countries:

Samoa, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu. Niue.

Degree Programs

Same as mentioned above.

Asian Countries

Eligible Countries

Pakistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, India, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Indonesia, Jordan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar*, Nepal, Philippines, and Thailand.

Degree Programs:

  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master’s Degree
  • PhD

African Countries:

Eligible Countries

Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leonne, Algeria, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Angola, Namibia, Nigeria,  Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,  Botswana, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia,  Cameroon, Djibouti, Eswatini (formerly Swaziland), Egypt, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique,

Degree programs:

  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master’s Degree
  • PhD

Caribbean Countries

Eligible Countries:

Haiti, Jamaica, St Lucia, Guyana, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, St Vincent and the Grenadines, and Suriname.

Degree Programs:

  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master’s Degree
  • PhD

Latin American Countries

Eligible Countries:

Argentina, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Brazil, and Colombia.

Degree Programs:

  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master’s Degree
  • PhD

Scholars who have secured the scholarship for session 2024 will start their study program in Semester 1, 2025.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the Manaaki Scholarship, you must fulfill all the scholarship requirements. To check your eligibility check out the online eligibility test to see whether you are eligible for the scholarship or not.

To check the eligibility criteria in detail refer to Eligibility Requirement Page.

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Study Subjects

The study subjects are offered based on your country’s social and economic needs. check out the link below to check the subjects offered for the specific countries.

All the subjects that are offered for your country are aligned with New Zealand’s development objectives in your country.

Universities Participating

Manaaki scholarships are offered in New Zealand 8 universities and three institutes of technology that are:

  1. University of Auckland
  2. University of Otago
  3. Auckland University of Technology
  4. Lincoln University
  5. Massey University
  6. University of Waikato
  7. University of Canterbury
  8. Victoria University of Wellington

Institute of Technology:

  1. Southern Institute of Technology.
  2. Wintec – Waikato Institute of Technology.
  3. Unitec Institute of Technology.

How to Apply for Manaaki New Zealand Government Scholarships?

The application process for the Manaaki Scholarship is online, Visit the official link below and check out the application process for your specific country. All the application materials are mentioned for the students belonging to the eligible countries.

“Select Your Region” to check the application process, application forms, and application dates.

Application Deadline

The application opening for the 2024 Manaaky scholarship is from 1st February 2024 and will close on 29th February 2024. The application system can be overloaded at closing dates therefore we encourage you to apply for the scholarship 10-15 days before the application deadline.

The application process can be closed early for counties from whom a large number of applications have been received. To avoid this scenario please apply as soon as possible.

For more details regarding the scholarship visit the official link mentioned below:


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