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Kate Edger Practicum Awards

To assist a woman to carry out study for a Bachelor's or Master’s Degree or Postgraduate Diploma with a required practicum component at an approved Institute in the Auckland area. The awards willbe made for a year of study that requires a student to undertake a practicum which is usually unpaid and involves travel or residence away from home.

Award value: $7,500 Number available: 3
Provider: Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust
Contact: awards@kateedgertrust.org.nz

Three awards will be made for a year of study that requires a student to undertake a practicum which is usually unpaid and involves travel or residence away from home.

This award is administered by the Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust.

Applicants for the Practicum Award must be:
a) women;
b) New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents;
c) enrolled or preparing to enrol full time for their 3rd or 4th year of a Bachelor’s Degree or for
a Postgraduate Diploma or Master’s Degree at one of the following Institutes: the University
of Auckland, the Albany Campus of Massey University, AUT University, Manukau Institute of
Technology, Unitec, Northland Polytechnic, or Te Whare Wānanga O Awanuiārangi,
Auckland.
In making this award, the selection committee shall give consideration to:
a) the applicant’s academic records;
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
relevant.
Each applicant for this award 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 reference has been sought from one referee;
d) a copy of the practicum requirements for the course signed by a staff member. This should
give length and possible location of the practicum.

For more information and application forms, visit the Academic Dress Hire website.

Click here for full criteria and application form ›› 

The closing date for applications is the 4th February 2019