Ward-Hunter Award in Education

An Award to recognise the GradDipTchg(Primary) student who achieved the best all round performance in the first practicum placement.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: GradDipTchg(Primary)
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,000

The Award was established in 2019 and is funded by Tony Ward (BCom 1997) and Kirsten Hunter (BA 1998), both graduates of the University of Auckland, in memory of their fathers.

The main purpose of the Award is to support a student who aspires to a career in teaching.


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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