30 March 2017
New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship 2017 offers scholarships to people from developing countries who are motivated to make a difference at home. The Scholarship will be offered to 2 candidates i.e. 1 for Master’s and 1 for PhD courses and the application has to be made online at MHRD's website. New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship 2017 is offered for Agricultural Development and Renewable Energy courses at Masters and PhD Levels. It is a fully funded scholarship and candidates cannot apply directly and need to apply through MHRD.
The Government of New Zealand will provide for the scholar's boarding, lodging, medical care and expenditure on tuition and other fees etc.
|Applications Opens on||February 15, 2017|
|Last Date to Apply to the Nominating Agency||March 30, 2017|
|Result of the scholarship||Mid October 2017|
|Type of Scholarship||Fully paid|
|Course Level||Graduation and Master’s|
|Country of study||New Zealand|
|Class/ Age||Atleast 18 years|
The candidates who are selected for the New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship 2017 will be awarded as the following.
The Application process for New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship 2017 has been started and the last date to apply online is 30 March 2017. There are four steps of filling the New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship 2017 Application form:
Step 1- Confirm Eligibility: Candidates must confirm their eligibility before filling the application form.
Step 2- Type of Institution and qualification: Students must decide about the type of Institution and qualification before applying.
Step 3- Offer of Place: After the selection of the institution, candidates must apply for an offer of the place of the New Zealand institutions.
Step 4: After filling in all the details of the application form candidates are required to submit the application to Ministry of Human Resource Development’s Website.
The Size of all the Documents to be uploaded must be 530Kb or less.Scanned copies of documents will be uploaded only on NMEICT's Website.
For Employed Candidates
Employed candidates (if they wish to return) should get an assurance from his employer that they will be granted sufficient leave if they are awarded this scholarship during the study period in New Zealand.
Candidates who have earlier been abroad for study/ research/training:
Candidates need to submit 3 references at the time of the Interview on the official letterhead to support candidate’s scholarship.
The candidates want to avail the facility of New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship 2017 can apply only through online mode. Application form can be submitted on the official website of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) latest by 30 March 2017.
From the candidates who applied for the scholarship, MHRD will conduct interviews to shortlist some applicants.Just fulfilling the minimum requirements stated above does not ensure that the candidate will be called for interview.
The quality of Study Plans:
For Master's Applications
For PhD Applications
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Shastri Bhavan,(2) Jeevan Deep Building,
Parliament Street & (3) West Block No.1,
Phone: 011-23383936 , +91 11 2338 4501