The Attitude Awards Trust Communications Scholarship


Up to $5,000 per year


Annual, with potential for renewal based on the Annual Renewal Criteria

Number awarded


Closing date

15 Nov 2017




Christchurch, Online

The Attitude Award scholarship is offered to support students who live with a disability to undertake a Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications degree.

The objective is to increase the numbers of people with disabilities active in the communications and electronic media professions.


To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must meet the following criteria:

Annual Renewal Criteria:

  • Must pass all courses
  • Must be continuing in the Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications programme

Application Requirement and Selection Process

  • Complete and sign the Attitude Trust Communications Scholarship Application Form.
  • Write an A4 page cover letter accompanying your application. Your letter should detail your personal background, experience as a leader within the disability sector, future aspirations and visions for an inclusive media industry.
  • Obtain a copy of your academic transcript for any recently completed study.
  • Email the above to by Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Short-listing and interview, after which the recipient will be advised as soon as feasible.

How to apply

For more information and to apply for this award, contact:

Dan Buckingham
The Attitude Awards Trust
PO Box 9071, Auckland 1149
Ph: +64 21 468 491


See Scholarships and awards