Awards and scholarships

There are a range of awards and scholarships available to students at the Faculty of Health.

Victoria University of Wellington offers many scholarships to students through the Scholarships Office.

The office maintains the Scholarships Database, a comprehensive database listing all available scholarships with criteria, value, tenure and closing dates. Most application forms can be downloaded from this database. For best results when searching the database, keep the search terms broad.

The Scholarships office also welcomes enquiries from students and staff. Please contact us by email or drop in to 10 Kelburn Parade between 8.00am and 4.30pm on weekdays.

Bachelor of Midwifery Inaugural Scholarships 2020

The Faculty of Health is offering Bachelor of Midwifery Inaugural Scholarships for 2020 that will be awarded at a value of of up to $5,000 with a minimum scholarship of $1,000. Applications for these scholarships close on 1 December 2019 and early application is advised.

Applications are open now

Deans list

The Dean’s List is published annually to recognise excellence in academic achievement for those students enrolled in an undergraduate degree programme at Victoria University of Wellington. A list of all past recipients can be found here

To find more information about the policy, including the criteria students need to meet to be considered for inclusion in the Dean's List, see the Dean's List Policy.

Faculty of Health Dean's Prize

This prize is awarded to the top academic student studying towards a Bachelor of Health in each year of the undergraduate degree

Further information about the deans prize can be found here

School of Health Award in Workplace Health and Safety

Provides an annual award to the best student in Workplace Health and Safety. This award is assessed on academic grades and judged by the Head of the School of Health. Students need to have completed a minimum of two courses from HLWB 507-512 in the relevant award year to be eligible.

$100 book voucher subject to available funds.

No application required.