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- What does the scholarship get me?
- Closing dates for applications
- Length of award
- Number of awards offered
- Purpose of award
- Selection criteria
- What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
- How do students apply?
- How and when do students learn of the decision?
- Decision makers
- History or background of award
- Additional information
- For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
What does the scholarship get me?
Covers one year of tuition fees
Closing dates for applications
Next: 20 March 2020
Closing date: 20 March 2020 at 4pm
Length of award
Number of awards offered
Purpose of award
The purpose of the Mataawaka scholarship is to encourage Māori students to succeed in tertiary education by removing financial barriers to study.
The scholarships also acknowledge the contribution students can make to their local community.
Recipients of these four scholarships must be of New Zealand Māori decent,who do not have whakapapa to Kai Tahu.
You must be studying full time for the full year in a chosen programme at Otago Polytechnic.
You must be studying at the Otago campuses.
Candidates must meet the academic entry criteria for their chosen programme of study.If places on a course or programme are limited, normal selection criteria will apply.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
This Scholarship applies to Domestic students only.
How do students apply?
Please submit your completed application to:
Te Punaka Owheo
Private Bag 1910
If you require more information please contact
Rebecca, phone: 0800 762 786 or by email: email@example.com
How and when do students learn of the decision?
The Mataawaka Scholarship is for payment of tuition feesfor one year of study at Otago Polytechnic.
History or background of award
These scholarships are awarded to M¯aori students who whakapapa outside the Kai Tahu rohe who are studying at Otago Polytechnic.
You must be residing in the Otago region and studying at the Otago campuses.
For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently. The administrator of this record last updated this information in February 2020.