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Find out if you meet the criteria to become a Rhodes Scholar and start your application. We offer scholarships in over 22 designated Rhodes constituencies, as well as our Global Rhodes Scholarships, visit our 'Which Scholarship' page for more details.

Before you start your application we would recommend that you read through the online information on the Rhodes Scholarships and the application guidance. This information can be found across the following pages:

The Rhodes Scholarship Application Overview Which Scholarship?

Select your region and start your application

Have you read carefully the detailed Information for Candidates specific to the country/region to which you are applying? Have you checked the opening and closing dates of the application for your country/region? If so, then you can start your application now by selecting your constituency below.

The Rhodes Scholarships for New Zealand

A Partnership between the Rhodes Trust and the Robertson Foundation

Initial enquiries about eligibility or the application process should also be directed to the applicant’s Scholarships Office, or the Scholarships Office at Universities New Zealand for those who did not attend a New Zealand university.


Opening date: 1 June 2019
Closing date: Applications for New Zealand must be received by midnight, NZST, 23:50, 1 August 2019

National Secretary for New Zealand

Professor Jane Harding

The Rhodes Trust warmly welcomes applications from talented young persons of diverse backgrounds. Selection of Rhodes Scholars is made without regard to gender, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, colour, religion, social background, caste, or disability.