Scholarships

We offer academic scholarships to help Pacific students gain postgraduate qualifications in specialist eye care.

Scholarships

“The best part of teaching is seeing the light of understanding go on in a student's eyes.”
– Professor Fred Hollows

The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ offers scholarships to Pacific students studying towards postgraduate qualifications in specialist eye care at Fiji National University, Fiji or Divine Word University, Papua New Guinea.

Applications for entry into the programmes and The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ scholarships open mid-year and usually close by the end of August.

*Admission to eye care postgraduate programmes must be made directly to Fiji National University or Divine Word University.

Fiji National University

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Eye Care (Nurses)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Ophthalmology (Doctors)
  • Master of Medicine (Ophthalmology) (Doctors)

Divine Word University

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Eye Care (Nurses & Health Extension Officers)

2021 Scholarship Applications

To apply for a Fred Hollows Foundation NZ scholarship, please fill in and download the relevant application form below.

Application closing dates are as follows:

Fiji National University

Closing date 18th August 2020


Divine Word University

Closing date 31st August 2020

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