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CMCA Scholarship

Value $10,000 shared across all CMCA scholarships granted
Tenure 1 year
Number awarded Variable
Opening date 15 June 2023
Closing date 31 July 2023
Provider Ara and CMCA
Location Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru, Ashburton, Online

This scholarship is open to all registered CMCA players who are 16 years old and over. Scholarships are available for full-time, part-time and online/distance offerings at Ara.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet all of the following conditions.

  • Be a registered member of a CMCA affiliated club
  • Be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident
  • Have met entry requirements for your chosen programme
  • You must be studying with Ara or TANZ eCampus

This scholarship is available for learners entering into any year of study at Ara as a fee reduction or stipend payment.

How to Apply

  • Please submit an application form (click on the application form button below).
  • Provide a personal statement to reflect the special circumstances that make you a candidate for this scholarship.
  • Provide two referee reports, which comment on your ability to succeed in this programme and attest to your character. One referee report must be from your coach or a representative of your cricket club (Please use the template provided below).

Once you have submitted your application, please send your supporting documentation via email to

Application Form Referee Report Form