Neurodiverse Scholarships


In 2022 Otago Polytechnic Limited established the Neurodiverse scholarship to assist neurodiverse learners entering postgraduate studies.  This scholarship is a reduction in tuition fees.


The following conditions apply:

  • ONE (1) scholarship to the value of up to $3,500 will be offered to a Neurodiverse learner.
  • Applicants must be able to provide supporting documentation of their disability if they are not currently registered with Student Success.
  • Preference will be given to those experiencing financial hardship.
  • This scholarship applies to returning Domestic students only.
  • The scholarship may be held concurrently with other awards/grants, subject to approval of OP.


Applications for these scholarships will open in mid-year. 

Please contact Accessibility Team (Student Success), OPSA or Customer Services for information and application forms