The University of Canterbury is offering scholarship applications for the F A Hayek Scholarship in Economics or Political Science to interested students.

The scholarship is open to all international and domestic students in New Zealand. Interested applicants who wish to pursue the honours or master’s degree program in the field of Economics or Political Science are eligible to apply for the scholarship program.

The scholarship program will be awarded worth up to $16,500 for high achieving students.

Application Deadline: Candidates must submit their programme application before October 15, 2022


  • Eligible Countries: New Zealand and international students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: The scholarship is open to studying the honors or master’s degree program in the field of Economics or Political Science.
  • Eligibility Criteria: The scholarship is open for the candidates who enrolled in a program for a master’s or an honors degree in Economics or Political Science at the University with a course weighing in the range 0.75-1.50 EFTS. Such a program must include a research component of at least 30 points. The scholarship is tenable in either part one or part two of a two-year master’s degree program. It is also tenable for 180-point, one-year master’s degrees offered by the Department of Political Science or the Department of Economics and Finance.

How to Apply

  • How to apply: To apply for the scholarship, applicants need to take admission at the university in honors or master’s degree in Economics or Political science. Then they can apply online for the scholarship.
  • Supporting Documents: To study a master’s and honors degree, candidates must have to provide undergraduate qualification certificates, a CV and a personal statement.
  • Admission Requirements: Before you can start your qualification at UC you must first meet university admission requirements. The applicants must have at least three ‘A’ levels at grade C or above, GCE/CIE ‘A’ levels, and International Baccalaureate Diploma.
  • Language Requirement: If you are applying for admission to UC, you need to provide evidence of your English language skills.

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