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Whai Ake Maori Mentoring scholarship

Maia Māori Centre delivers a Māori Mentoring Scholarship programme based on a tuakana-tenia model. If you are enrolled in a full-time, full-year Unitec programme, you may be eligible for this scholarship, which is paid in instalments each term.

Award value: $2,000 Number available: 12
Provider: Unitec Maia Māori Centre
Contact: Jonyne Mariu-Komene

Unitec offers up to 12 scholarships on the Whai Ake i te Ara Tika Māori Mentoring programme to first year Māori students.

Who can apply

  • Aged between 18 -25 years (this is not a mandate but a guideline)
  • Be enrolled as a first year student
  • Applied for enrolment in a full-time, full-year programme from Semester 1, 2020
  • Be enrolled as a New Zealand Māori

Applications for the Whai Ake mentoring programme scholarships are now open for 2020. Please read the Scholarship Regulations for full details.

*Please note, the scholarship will be paid at the end of the year after a successful completion of the scholarship requirements

How to apply

Fill out the online application below, we'll then contact you to schedule an interview.

Apply online

Need help or have more questions? Email the Whai ake i te Ara Tika Academic Co-ordinator Jonyne Mariu-Komene

Still want more info? Find out more at Whai Ake Scholarship.