Trimble Karahipi Hangarau/Technology Scholarship for Māori and Pacific Students

An $8,000 Scholarship to support a Māori student or a Pacific student enrolled in Stage/Part II or III of a BAdvSci (Hons), BAS, BDes, BE(Hons), BSc or BUrbPlan(Hons).

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Māori students or Pacific students enrolling in undergraduate study in Engineering, Architecture and Planning, Design, Computer Science or Mathematics
Opening date: 22 March 2024
Closing date: 3 May 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $8,000

The Scholarship was established in 2023 by Trimble Navigation NZ, part of Trimble Inc, a global technology company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of industry sectors including agriculture, architecture and design, construction and infrastructure, geospatial mapping, and transportation.

The main purpose of this Scholarship is to assist and encourage Māori students and Pacific students to pursue their studies and careers in areas as diverse as software development, UI design, mathematics, mechatronics, computational design, and other STEM disciplines.


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.