November and March annually|
|Value of Award:||
$6,000 contribution towards fees|
|No. of awards:||
Varies depending on funding|
• 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.
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.
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?
As soon as possible after the selection panel have met.
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
Recipients enrolled in a full-time programme but including papers outside Te Ara Poutama or enrolled part-time will receive a reduced pro-rata contribution to fees for the Te Ara Poutama papers only. 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?
Auckland University of Technology
Phone: +64 9 921 9837