Key Dates

Application Dates

Applications Open: Thursday 1st June 2017

Applications Close: 5.00pm Sunday 13 August 2017.

Selection Process Dates

Following submission of application, applicants will be contacted personally by phone for an initial discussion around their motivation for applying between 28 August-4 September 2017.

All applications which meet the criteria will be considered, in confidence, by the Nuffield New Zealand Selection Panel (Trustees & Strategic Partners) on 6th September 2017.

Shortlisted candidates (x10) will be interviewed on either 12th or 13th October 2017 in Wellington.

Scholarship Awards & Briefing Dates

Successful candidates will attend an awards function and short induction session on 2nd & 3rd November 2017 in Wellington (partners invited).

An industry briefing and preparation workshop with scholars selected will be held in early December 2017 in Wellington.

Programme Dates

Contemporary Scholars Conference: March 2018 Netherlands (Dates tbc)

Global Focus Programme: 6 week global tour programme

Tours 1 - 3 (Brazil, Africa, + one) (tbc)

Tours 4 - 6 (India, China, Japan) (tbc)



Our Sponsors

We would like to thank our Partners and Sponsors for their ongoing funding and support of Nuffield New Zealand Scholarships.

Strategic Partners

Programme Partners


Service Partner