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 takes $2000 off your student fees.

Award value: $2,000 Number available: 24
Provider: Unitec Maia Māori Centre
Contact: Jonyne Mariu-Komene jkomene@unitec.ac.nz

Unitec offers 24 scholarships on the Whai Ake i te Ara Tika Maori Mentoring programme to first year Maori 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 enrollment in a full-time, full-year programme from Semester 1, 2018
  • Be enrolled as a New Zealand Māori

Applications for the Whai Ake mentoring programme scholarships are now open for 2018.

*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 jkomene@unitec.ac.nz.

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