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Ernest William File Scholarship

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The purpose of the scholarship is to assist the sons and daughters of members of the Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) in their first year studying for an undergraduate degree at a New Zealand university.

This scholarship is offered by Universities New Zealand (UNZ) and applications can be made on their website by following the link below.

Value/Benefits: Financial assistance with the costs associated with university study, to a value of $2,000.

Level of Study: School leaver (first year undergraduate); Undergraduate

Closing Date: 1 April (via the UNZ website)

Tenure: One year

Number Available Annually: Two. Please refer to the regulations for further details

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Please refer to the regulations

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Please refer to the regulations

For more information, or to apply, click here.


Application Information:

This scholarship is offered by Universities New Zealand Universities New Zealand (UNZ) and applications can be made on their website. Please ensure you read the regulations before clicking on the application link.


Special Eligibility Requirements:

Applications will not be accepted from anyone who already has a qualification from a tertiary institution in New Zealand or overseas.

Website link:

See also

Carole Stewart Arts Graduate Scholarship, Canada

Brock Doctoral Scholarship

Dr. Margaret McCready Tribute Scholarship

Dr. H. A. Logan Scholarship

The Lincoln Global Leaders Scholarship, UK

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