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Kate Edger Postgraduate Diploma Awards

To assist women graduates to undertake a Postgraduate Diploma full time at an approved Institute in the Auckland area.

Award value: $8,000 Number available: Minimum of 3
Provider: Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust

Applications for 2023 are now closed. 

Closing date

21 November 2022


Applicants for the Postgraduate Diploma Awards must be:

a) women;
b) New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents;
c) enrolled or planning to enrol full time for a Postgraduate Diploma, for the following
academic year, at the University of Auckland,  AUT, Manukau Institute of Technology, Unitec, Whitecliffe College of Art and Design, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa (Tāmaki Makaurau and Te Tai Tokerau campuses), Te Whare Wānanga O Awanuiārangi (Tāmaki Makaurau and Te Tai Tokerau campuses), or Te Rito Maioha (Whangarei or Manukau campuses).

In making these awards, the selection committee shall give consideration to:

a) the applicant’s academic record;
b) the applicant’s referee’s report;
c) the applicant’s need for financial assistance;
d) the applicant’s aspirations for the future;
e) any special circumstances, e.g. family responsibilities, personal disability, considered

Each applicant for these awards must submit her application on the current prescribed
application form, together with:

a) a certified copy or statutory declaration of her academic record (this can be in the form of a
certified digital document from the tertiary institution);
b) a certified copy of evidence of status as a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident;
c) confirmation that a confidential report has been sought from one referee.

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Click here for full criteria and application form