Lake Taupo Charitable Trust Education Grants

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What does the scholarship get me?

Determined by Trustees

Closing dates for applications

Next: 31 May 2022

Available on 1 March 2020 and closes 31 May 2020.

Length of award

One Year

Number of awards offered

One or more - Determined by Trustees

Purpose of award

To enhance Ngati Tuwharetoa economic development by providing education and training grants in fields of expertise that will benefit the tribe. Areas identified as requiring encouragement are forestry, cultural, finance management, education, science, health, agriculture and law.

Selection criteria

• An owner or descendant of an owner
• Studying full-time or part-time on an NZQA course at an NZQA accredited Tertiary Institute.
for example: University, Polytechnic, Whare Wananga, Private Training Establishment & other.
This does not include Secondary School.
• To advise Tuwharetoa hapu affiliation
• Focus and commitment to studies and aims.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

The Kaitiaki will review payment made to any student who may fail to satisfactorily complete any year or course of study or who indulges in any form of dishonourable behaviour which discredits the grant and the Lake Taupo Forest Trust or its Charitable Trust.

How do students apply?

The following applies to ALL applicants:
• Fully complete all parts of the application form;
• Read and complete course details section;
• Provide a printed bank account number from your bank;
• You are to provide photocopies of any attachments;
• Please do not include with your application bulky folders or photos
Application Form

How and when do students learn of the decision?

All applicants will be notified in writing by August.

Decision makers


History or background of award

Lake Taupo Charitable Trust will make grants available for the academic year on an annual basis.

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact

Education Awards
Lake Taupo Charitable Trust
PO Box 19, Turangi 3353
07 386 6843


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 June 2020.