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Under 25 Mentor Scholarship

The U25 Mentor Scholarships were developed to support current students under 25 years old support new students under 25 transition to tertiary study as part of the U25 Mentor programme.  

Award value: $1,500.00 Number available: Varies
Provider: Unitec Institute of Technology
Contact: Scholarships Team: scholarships@unitec.ac.nz.

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 a current full-time Unitec student enrolled in a Certificate, Diploma or Degree Level programme.
  • Successfully completed (passing at least 75% of papers the previous semester) at least one semester at Unitec the semester or year prior to the scholarship.
  • Preference may be given to applicants who meet one or more of the below:
    • Māori
    • Pacific
    • First in Family to pursue tertiary education
    • Single Parent
    • Received Financial Assistance through Unitec’s Student Support team

Please read the U25 Mentor Scholarship regulations for more details.

Apply Now

Applications are now open and close Monday 27 July

Indicative dates for 2021: Opens June 2020 and closes September 2020