Scholarship Details

Peter Harwood Scholarship in Community Leadership and Excellence



Application Form
Regulations
Closing date: 28/02/2018
01/11/2018
Re-opened to February 2018
Value of Award: $6,000 contribution towards fees
No. of awards: Up to five scholarships are available annually.
Tenure: • The tenure of this scholarship is for one year.
• Current recipients may apply for renewal for up to a total of three years but must submit a new application by the closing date each year. Attachments and the reference statement are not required for renewal.

The Peter Harwood Scholarship in Community Leadership and Excellence is to reward leadership qualities and academic excellence.

To encourage and support students to pursue tertiary education in the area of Māori Development, Te Ara Poutama at AUT University.


Selection criteria:

  • • Applicants must have been accepted onto full-time study for a certificate, diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme within Te Ara Poutama.
  • • Applicants must be NZ citizens or permanent residents.
  • • Applicants must request a referee’s statement supporting their leadership from a community leader, group, organisation or school.

General Information:

How do students apply?
Application for this scholarship is through the AUT on-line scholarship application system this will be available from September of the year of application. Applicants will be asked to upload:
• An official transcript of the applicant’s academic results in the current and preceding year unless the study was attempted through AUT.
• Applicants will be asked to nominate through the online system one referee who can speak in support of the applicant’s leadership ability.
Application Form
Regulations

Decision makers
The selection panel will consist of The Tumuaki (or nominee) and the Programme Leaders .
No scholarship will be awarded upon any occasion if the panel is of the opinion that there is no applicant of sufficient merit applying for the award.

How and when do students learn of the decision?
ELECTION

The selection panel will consist of:
The Tumuaki (or nominee)
Programme Leaders

No scholarship will be awarded upon any occasion if the panel is of the opinion that there is no applicant of sufficient merit applying for the award.
 

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
Recipients will be expected to:
Attend all classes
Support Te Ara Poutama recruitment and marketing activities, if and when required
Participate in supporting Te Ara Poutama students in accessing support services through familiarisation with AUT staff and services

Additional information
This scholarship may not be held in conjunction with any other fees scholarship.
The recipient may hold additional non-tuition fee based scholarships with the approval of the Head of Department and the Scholarships Office.

Who else has information about this award?


For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:

Auckland University of Technology


Phone: +64 9 921 9837

Email: scholars@aut.ac.nz

Last updated: 18-Dec-2017 3.23pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.