International Student Scholarship


If you have a passion for Hospitality or Adventure Tourism, then start your 'QRC Future' this October with the QRC International Student Scholarship.

QRC International Student Scholarship

The QRC International Student Scholarship provides financial support for a student who demonstrates a passion for the hospitality and tourism industry. 

The Scholarship is for applicants of the October 2017 intake of the Hospitality Management Diploma or Adventure Tourism Management Diploma who are not New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Applications are now open for the 2017 international student scholarship.

Scholarship Q&A

Q: What does the scholarship cover?

A: The Scholarship covers 50% of your first year's tuition (total value NZ$10,000). 

Q: When is the scholarship available?

A: The Scholarship is for students who apply for the October 2017 intake of the Diploma of Hospitality Management or Diploma of Adventure Tourism Management.

Q: How many scholarships are available?

A: One Scholarship will be offered for the October 2017 intake.

Q: Am I eligible to apply?

A: As well as meeting the standard Diploma application criteria, scholarship applicants must not have New Zealand citizenship or be a New Zealand Permanent Resident.

Q: How do I apply?

A: To apply, you need to complete both the Diploma Application Form and International Student Scholarship Application Form and submit to
by midnight NZST Sunday 30 July 2017. All required documentation must be submitted at the time of application. 

Scholarship applicants are also required to submit a 500 word synopsis answering “How does tourism benefit your home country?” as well as a written Academic or Employment reference (from a School Advisor, Teacher or Manager) explaining why a QRC scholarship should be awarded to the applicant.

Please note: anyone found plagiarising will be removed from consideration. 

Download the application forms:

Q: What else do I need to know?

A: Make sure to read the understand the Selection Criteria, Conditions of Scholarship and Expectations of the Scholarship Recipient as detailed in the QRC International Student Scholarship Application Form.

Further questions? You can email .