Dream NEW scholarship - International students




One semester

Number awarded


Closing date

1 Sep 2017


Education New Zealand


Christchurch, Timaru

This scholarship has been designed to for European students who dream big, crave adventure and set their sights on new horizons to undertake a semester of undergraduate study in New Zealand.

It is for individuals who want to realise their vision in the forward-thinking education environment of New Zealand – a country where innovation flourishes and where people from all over the world come together to follow their dreams. A New Zealand education encourages you to be open minded, creative and to Dream NEW.


Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Must be an EU citizen (or Norway or Switzerland) or hold EU (or Norway or Switzerland) resident status for a minimum of two years
  • Be currently enrolled at a tertiary institution in one of the 28 EU countries (or Norway or Switzerland)
  • Be 18 years old at the time of application
  • Must not be a holder of DAAD or Promos scholarship that relates to this study in New Zealand

More information on eligibility requirements can be found on Education New Zealand’s website.

All scholarships are available for students applying to Ara to a new programme of study (i.e not returning to a second or third year of their current programme).

Eligible Programmes

The scholarship contributes towards one study abroad semester for an Ara undergraduate degree.

How to Apply

Applications can be made on Education New Zealand’s website.

Further details and application requirements are available in English, French, Italian, Spanish and German on the website.

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