Fund Details
2020 August - New Zealand Schools Scholarships (NZSS)


New Zealand Schools Scholarships (NZSS) 2020

Please note that the deadline date and time as displayed in the system is New Zealand time zone. The deadline is 11:59 p.m. 31 August 2020 ITC (Vietnam time).

The New Zealand Schools Scholarship is for middle and high school students from Vietnam to study at a selected New Zealand school for one year.  Future proof yourself for success with a New Zealand Education!  If you want to prepare for the future with one of the world's best education systems, then this scholarship is for you.  New Zealand schools offer a new way of learning and a wide range of subjects that will help you gain creativity and critical thinking for the future skills you want.

New Zealand's education system takes a high-quality, innovative teaching approach in a safe learning environment. Students enjoy personal attention from passionate teachers and a balance of theoretical and practical learning. Our schools encourage students to think creatively and independently, allowing every student to reach their potential. 

18 New Zealand Schools Scholarships are available for middle or high school students. Each He Tohu Hiranga scholarship provides a 50% subsidy on the full-year school tuition fees [four terms] of the first year of study in New Zealand. Scholars must study in New Zealand for a minimum of one school year (40 weeks/4 terms - not including holidays), commencing in
Term 1 in Feb 2021. 

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To apply, you must:

  • Finished Grade 8,9, or 10 in a Vietnamese middle school or high school, and
  • Be a legal citizen of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and
  • Be aged between 13 and 16 years at the time of application, and
  • Meet the requirements for GPA (from 8.0) and English (equivalent to IELTS 5.5), and
  • Be able to take up the New Zealand Schools Scholarship for a minimum of one school year (4 terms), commencing in February 2021

Value of the Award:

He Tohu Hiranga (Excellence) Award

This award provides a scholarship to the value of 50% of tuition fees for the first year of study. 
Applicants for He Tohu Hiranga award must have GPA 8.0, and English proficiency level equivalent to IELTS 5.5

Begin Accepting Applications Date:
6 Jul 2020
Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone):
1 Sep 2020 4:59 AM