Te Karahipi Whakamaumaharatanga ki a Sonny rāua ko Mona Riini (The Sonny and Mona Riini Memorial Scholarship)

Scholarships of up to $9,000 in total to support New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents enrolled full-time in Year 2 of a BEd(Teaching) Huarahi Māori specialisation.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Enrolment in Year 2 of the Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Huarahi Māori Specialisation
Opening date: 4 July 2024
Closing date: 15 August 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Financial Assistance
Number on offer: Up to four
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $9,000 in total

The Scholarship was established in 1998 in recognition of the significant contribution made by Sonny and Mona Riini to the faculty, and in particular their support as whakaruruhau of the Huarahi Māori Specialisation of the Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Programme. The Scholarship is funded by the Faculty of Education and Social Work.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support and encourage second year, Huarahi Māori students in their pathway of teaching.


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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