The He Maunga Teitei Prize for Academic Achievement

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Stage III LLB
Opening date: By nomination
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: 1
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,000

The Prize was established in 2015 by Mr and Mrs Matthew Tihi. Whāia te iti kahurangi, ki te tuohu koe me maunga teitei: Pursue that which is precious, and do not be deterred by anything less than a lofty mountain. This whakatauki (proverb) is about aiming high or for what is truly valuable. It is a message to be persistent and not to let obstacles stop you from reaching your goal.

The purpose of this Prize is to recognise and reward the Māori student who achieves the highest aggregate grade in all compulsory law courses to the end of Part 3. The aims of the Prize are to recognise the hard work that goes into academic success and to encourage the pursuit of academic excellence amongst Māori students.


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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