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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 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 2021
Closing date: 23:50 New Zealand Standard Time, 1 August 2021

National Secretary for New Zealand

Professor Jane Harding

*A constituency is a country, a group of countries, and/or territories, and/or states for the purposes of administering scholarships.

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.