Alfred George East Scholarship
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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
- How do students apply?
- Decision makers
- History or background of award
- For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
What does the scholarship get me?
Determined by the Trustees
Closing dates for applications
Next: 30 March 2021
Length of award
Number of awards offered
Varies but typically 2 offered each year.
Purpose of award
The A.G.E. scholarships are not primarily awarded on a basis of performance, academic achievement or outstanding scholarship, but are a grant to aid students who could not otherwise continue with their studies or other career development initiatives.
• have successfully completed a minimum of 120 credits at the Wellington campus of Massey University
• be entering the second or third year of their programme of study at the Wellington campus of Massey University
• be studying full time
• be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.
How do students apply?
Log in to the student portal. Select the scholarships tab and choose ‘Make an application’.
You must complete the admission process before you can apply for a scholarship. Read the section for Prospective students on our How to apply page.
The scholarship is awarded by the University Scholarships Committee on the recommendation of a selection panel consisting of Manager, Student Life Services; Service Leader, Student Administration; and Team Leader, Student Life Services at Massey University.
History or background of award
The Alfred George East Scholarship encourages participation in tertiary education, particularly in technical areas, such as design and nursing.
Alfred George East was a Wellington land and estate agent.
For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
Private Bag 11-222, Palmerston North 4222
0800 627 739
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 January 2021.