Financial Support

Learn about the CAI Funds and other support available to students in the Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries.

Greenstone

This fund can provide immediate, short-term, support for our Māori and Pasifika students who are experiencing financial hardship.

Ako Atu
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This fund provides immediate, short-term, access to essentials to help our students facing unexpected financial pressure, and support their wellbeing.

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Colourful candy

This provides short-term, immediate support to international students experiencing financial hardship.

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Find out about the Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries student support award.

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Postgraduate allowances are available to all postgraduate students in Creative Arts and Industries to help cover course related costs.

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To assist Fine Arts students in creating a fine arts project or work for their course.

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You can apply to this fund if an unexpected event has caused financial difficulties and is affecting your studies.

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This award is to assist students experiencing significant hardship in their final year of study.

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Explore what you can do to become more mindful with money, and to ease any stress you may feel with you think about your finances.

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Urgent, short-term, assistance with minor expenses which might be negatively impacting your studies.

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Community Support

Learn about the range of financial support options available to students from community organisations.

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Our friendly Student Support and Engagement team is here to answer any queries you have!

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