Te Ati Hau Trust - Education Grant/Scholarship

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What does the scholarship get me?

Up to $3000

Closing dates for applications

Next: 31 August 2020

31st August.

Length of award

There are a number of Scholarships available:

• Robin Murphy-Peehi $8,000 each year for 2 years ($16,000 over 2 years)
• Ohotu 4 scholarships - $2,000 for 2 years
• Agricultural $3,000 for 1 year
• PHD 2 scholarships - $3,000 per year for 3 years
• Awhi-Ravensdown 1 Scholarship $5,000 over 4 years
• Overseas Scholarship $2,000 minimum
• Taihonoa Partnerships Unliminted Scholarship allocated to all Victoria University Student

Number of awards offered

9 Scholarships available

Purpose of award

To provide financial assistance for Atihau Shareholders and their beneficiaries pursuing tertiary studies at any fully credited Tertiary Institute.

Selection criteria

Applicants must be a beneficiary or shareholder of Te Ati Hau Trust.
You will need to get the person from whom you descend who is an Atihau-Whanganui shareholder to verify your relationship.
If you are a beneficiary of a Trust or Estate that holds shares in Atihau-Whanganui Incorporation you will need to get one of the Trustees or Administrators to verify your status.


What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

Successful applicants will be required to submit a progress report on their study or project.

How do students apply?

Application guidelines and forms can be found below. For more details or queries, please contact Te Āti Hau Trust office on 06 348 7213 between 8.30am and 4.00pm weekdays or email office@atihau.com
Application Form and Guidelines

How and when do students learn of the decision?

The Trust will meet April, July, October each year to process and decide on applications.

All Education and Scholarship payments will be made directly to the applicant's bank account. Pre-enrolment applicants will be paid directly after any withdrawal date that entitles the student to receive a refund of the enrolment fee.
Withdrawal date i.e the date before which you could withdraw and would be eligible to receive a refund of fees from your Education provider

Decision makers

Te Ati Hau Trustees

History or background of award

Supporting Education is a primary objective of the Te Ati Hau Trust, outlined in the Trust's Deed.

Additional information

The Te Ati Hau Trust Board is genuinely interested in knowing how you are going with your studies or project. Grant and Scholarship recipients will be required to consent to this condition prior to receive payment of the grant. Grants will be paid on receipt of the recipient's acceptance.

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

Toni Waho
Te Ati Hau Trust
Po Box 4035, Whanganui 4541
(06) 348 7213


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.