Faculty of Education and Social Work

Prize Value Criteria
Habens Prize $125 The Prize will be awarded annually to the Education student achieving the highest marks at Masters level who is a student or ex-student of a Training College recognised by the Ministry of Education.
Lamson Prize in Child Language and Literacy $400 The Prize will be awarded annually to a full-time student of the University of Auckland who has shown distinguished performance in an advanced course associated with language learning or literacy offered in the Faculty of Education, for example: EDPROFST 701, 703, 705 and 707.
Te Ruakawhena Gretha Winiata Memorial Prize $150 The Prize will be awarded annually to a suitable candidate who excels in the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice.
William Kinghorn Follow a Star Prize $1,000 The Prize will be awarded annually to the student enrolled in Postgraduate Diploma or Masters level courses in Counselling or Social Work who has achieved the highest mark for an essay or literature study covering a combination of at least two of the following topics: empathy, culture, citizenship, child-rearing practices and restorative justice in a course in the postgraduate diploma and masters schedules.