James LeGallais New Start Award

An Award to assist male students who are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents enrolling in the New Start programme.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: New Start programme
Opening date: Semester One 22 February 2024 & Semester Two 11 July 2024
Closing date: Semester One 4 April 2024 & Semester Two 22 August 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: Two
Offer rate: Biannually
Value: Up to $700 paid as a tuition fees credit (see Reg. 7)

The Award was established in 2019 by Sean Joyce and Danielle LeGallais, and is named after their son, James LeGallais.

The main purpose of the Award is to assist male students enrolled in the New Start Programme at the University of Auckland.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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Every effort has been made to ensure the information we have supplied is correct and up to date. However we strongly advise that you check the regulations, application forms and any other information that is available, to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria for any application you might make, and that you understand the implications of any regulations, awarding value and closing dates.