Freemasons Scholarships

The Freemasons Scholarships are to assist able students who are active in their involvement in the community to complete their university education in their chosen field.

This year eight Postgraduate Scholarships of $10,000 each and 20 University Scholarships of $6,000 each will be offered to students attending universities at: Auckland, AUT, Waikato, Massey, Victoria,  Canterbury, Lincoln, and Otago.

Applicants for the scholarships must:

  • Have a good academic record
  • Be a New Zealand citizen or hold a Permanent New Zealand residency
  • Demonstrate good citizenship
  • Show leadership potential
  • Have proven community involvement

University Scholarship

For full-time students who will be entering their final year of a:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Bachelors degree with honours
  • Graduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate Diploma

Or for full-time students who will be in their:

  • First year of a two-year masters degree
  • First or second year of a three-year masters degree

Postgraduate Scholarship

For full-time students who will be in their final year of a masters degree and/or completing a doctorate.


Find out more and apply*

*All sections (including both request sections) must be 100% complete and submitted by the closing date, which is midnight on 1 October.