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Financial help for students

There are several ways you can fund your study. Check out the information below on fees-free options, student loan and allowances, scholarships, and the Manaaki Financial Support Grant for students who are struggling financially. You will also find some useful resources for managing your money.
Manaaki Financial Support Grant

If you are a current student and unexpected financial hardship is impacting your study, you can apply for the Manaaki Financial Support Grant by filling out the form here. Find information about the grant and what you need to provide here.



Student loans, allowances, and other benefits can be provided to you by StudyLink. This can include funding for compulsory course costs, financial assistance for course-related fees and day-to-day living costs. Click here to find more information and how to apply.


Studying for free at Wintec

For many people, the cost of study is one of the main reasons they decide not to pursue it. Click to find out how you might qualify to study for free.



Wintec has many scholarships available for prospective and current students. You can find more about our range of scholarships here.


Managing your money

As a student, managing your money is important. There is a lot to keep track of and keeping a budget is a good way to plan and prioritise your spending. You can find free advice on budgeting at MoneyTalks. You can even start a budget plan using this handy budgeting tool.

Fee-related resources

Table of fees - fees relating to enrolment, transfer of credit, withdrawals, results and awards.

Student levies - Wintec provides a range of support and services to you during your study. Wintec student levies are specifically allocated to provide health services and on-going personal support to help you during your study.

Fee disclaimer.

Manaaki Financial Support Grant Policy.

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