CanterburyTertiary Education Scholarship

This scholarship is given by the Zonta Canterbury Tertiary Education Trust which is made up of Trustees of the four Canterbury Zonta clubs. It was established in 1990 by the Zonta Clubs of Christchurch to assist Canterbury women undertaking a course of tertiary study.

The current value of the Scholarship is $3,000.00 per annum. The tenure of the Scholarship may be for a period of up to three years (subject to proven academic achievement being reached each year), including the year of application.

The Scholarship is administered by the Trustees of the Zonta International Canterbury Tertiary Education Trust, who form the Selection Panel.

Closing Date: 31 March 2023

Application Criteria

Applicants must:

  • be a female New Zealand citizen or hold New Zealand permanent residency
  • have completed one year of tertiary study
  • be enrolled or intending to enrol in a tertiary institution in Canterbury Selection will be based on:
  • proven academic achievement at a tertiary institution
  • financial need
  • a course of study which is of value to the community If there is no candidate of sufficient merit, no scholarship is offered Application Form To request an application form please email: