In this section

Scholarship List

Please select one of the options below for information about scholarships offered.

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that information is current and correct. But please contact the appropriate scholarship provider before making an application, as details change frequently.

Dame Te Ātairangikaahu ​Nursing Scholarship

Closing date
TBC
Value
Each scholarship supports one student per year to receive a maximum of $6,000 towards the cost of tuition for a period of three years (a total of approx. $18,000 per scholarship).
Subjects
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
Categories
  • Ethnicity

Background

Waikato-Tainui people aiming for a career in nursing or midwifery have the opportunity to become recipient of a scholarship at Wintec in 2019 which aims to encourage more Māori into health.

The Dame Te Ātairangikaahu Nursing Scholarship, set up in recognition of Te Arikinui Dame Te Ātairangikaahu’s great leadership and care for the welfare of her people, and to acknowledge Kingi Tūheitia’s reign as Māori King.

The Dame Te Ātairangikaahu Nursing Scholarships encourage Waikato-Tainui students to undertake study, in one of the following Wintec qualifications:

Eligibility
1. Candidates for the Scholarship must be registered on the Tainui roll.
2. Each Scholarship holder shall be enrolled in one of the following Waikato Institute of Technology qualifications for 2019:

  • Diploma of Enrolled Nursing
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing
  • Master of Nursing
3. Candidates must complete the prescribed application form and must include the following:
  • the official copy of the applicant’s current NCEA results or academic transcript; and
  • A written statement of up to 100 words on how this Scholarship will assist the applicant in furthering their career, particularly in Māori Health.
  • A current reference from a kaumātua, secondary school teacher or principal or an employer or community leader.
Value
Each scholarship supports one student per year to receive a maximum of $6,000 towards the cost of tuition for a period of three years (a total of approx. $18,000 per scholarship).

Closing date
3pm, Friday 1 March 2019

How to Apply
  • All applications must be submitted to the Student Life Office (A Block, Wintec City Campus), or
  • Mail your application to the following address:
    Scholarships Advisor
    Student Experience (Scholarships)
    Wintec
    Private Bag 3036
    Waikato Mail Centre
    Hamilton 3240

More information
For more information and an application form please contact Shannon on scholarships@wintec.ac.nz, or call free on 0800-2-WINTEC (0800  2 – 946832).