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Māori & Pacific Childcare Scholarship

Value Up to $500
Tenure One year
Number awarded 1 per family
Closing date Ongoing
Provider Ara
Location Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru, Ashburton

Assist fully enrolled Māori and Pacific students while their programme of study is in progress with the unsubsidised portion of their childcare costs at any licensed childcare centre or facility.

Eligibility

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

  • Evidence of financial need
  • Evidence of any assistance you currently receive for childcare, eg WINZ etc
  • Applicants for this scholarship must be Maori or Pacific New Zealand citizens or permanent residents

Please complete the personal statement with details of your career goals, and an indication as to why you need assistance with your fees.

If you are unsure about your eligibility please contact us.

How to Apply

  • Please complete an application form (click on the application form button below).

Please return your application to Scholarships, PO Box 540, Christchurch 8140 or email it to: scholarships@ara.ac.nz

Applications submitted before the early bird closing date will be given preference. Remaining scholarships will then be awarded to later applicants who meet the criteria.

Application Form Scholarship Guidelines