Jonathan Mane-Wheoki Fine Arts Award for Māori and Pacific Students

An Award to support a Māori student or a Pacific student enrolled in the first year of a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: First year of a Bachelor of Fine Arts
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: One semester
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $1,000

The Award was established in 2023 is funded by Paul Bushnell in memory of his partner Jonathan Mane-Wheoki, who was a pioneering researcher and writer in the field of Māori and Pacific art, and a powerful mentor for upcoming Māori and Pacific artists at Elam. The Award recognises the practical encouragement and support he both received in his early career, and generously provided as a teacher, colleague, researcher, writer, and friend.

The main purpose of the Award is to support a Māori student or a Pacific student enrolled in the first year of a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at Elam School of Fine Arts, at Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland.


How to apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship, award or prize or complete an online application form. It is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant faculty or University of Auckland committee.

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