Scholarships and grants

Our Information and Application Centre produces a booklet on the various grants and scholarships offered by community organisations, government departments and businesses.

2017 Kawenata Scholarship

This scholarship aims to support the Kawenata between Waikato-Tainui and Manukau Institute of Technology. Our kaupapa is to support the holistic well-being of students, their whānau, marae, hapū, iwi, and the Institute. This scholarship is specifically for Manukau Institute of Technology students who affiliate to Waikato-Tainui Iwi.

What is the criteria?

Applicants must:

  1. be able to whakapapa to Waikato-Tainui iwi and registered on the Waikato-Tainui Beneficiary Roll
  2. be enrolled in a full-time MIT programme (Semester 2, 2017) Level 4 or above
  3. provide a confirmation of enrolment into a MIT programme Level 4 or above
  4. be a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident
  5. a personal statement in English or in Te Reo Māori
How much is the scholarship worth?

The scholarship is worth up to $5,000 of enrolled fees (which will be in the form of a fees credit).

When do students need to apply?

Applicants must have submitted their fully completed application by:
* Semester Two : 4pm, Friday 11 August 2017