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Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship

The Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship was established in 2019 to encourage students to pursue a Bachelor of Nursing at Unitec. Priority is given to newly enrolled students on the programme.

Award value: $2,000 Number available: Up to 3
Provider: Unitec Institute of Technology
Contact: Scholarships Team: scholarships@unitec.ac.nz

The Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship was established in 2019 to encourage students to pursue a Bachelor of Nursing at Unitec. Priority is given to newly enrolled students on the programme for semester 2, 2019.

Please read the Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship​ Regulations for full details.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the Scholarship, an applicant must meet all of the following criteria:

  • New Zealand citizen or holder of a New Zealand Permanent Resident visa.
  • Be starting the Bachelor of Nursing the semester the scholarship is awarded.
  • Must meet the entry criteria for the Bachelor of Nursing.
  • Have submitted an application to Unitec to be admitted full-time into a Bachelor of Nursing.
  • Priority is given to newly enrolled students on the programme for semester 2, 2019.

Recipient Selection Criteria

  • For those applicants entering into a Bachelor (level 5) programme, NCEA results may be considered.
  • Motivation to succeed in their chosen course, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application.
  • Commitment to benefiting their local and Unitec communities, as demonstrated in the scholarship application.
  • Priority may also be given to:
    • Pacific
    • Maori
    • Students under the age 25
    • First in Family to pursue Higher Educational
    • Single Parents

Application Details

Before starting an application, you should have the following ready as you cannot save or edit your application once you have started it:

Short Answers (100-150 words per each question) to the following questions:

  • Why have you chosen to study at Unitec, what motivates you to do well in your studies and the programme you hope to do?
  • What are your future goals and how do you plan to get there?
  • Give an example of how you have been involved and benefitted your whanau, hapu and/or Iwi.
  • What ways do you plan to get involved in your local and Unitec Community?
  • How will this Scholarship help support you in your studies?

Applications open Monday 10th of June and close Monday 8th of July                          

Applications for 2019 have now closed