Applications open on 1 July and close on 1 October.
|Value of Award:||
The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.|
|No. of awards:||
Up to three scholarships may be awarded of which one will be dedicated to a Maori/Pacifica candidate.|
Note, no more than $5,000 will be allocated in any one year.|
GCSB Tertiary Scholarship for women studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics
Open to female second year tertiary students and above (including Honours and Masters students) intending to take a full-time course of study in science, technology, computer engineering, mathematics, data science and cyber security at any New Zealand tertiary institution.
Applications will be reviewed by a representative from People and Capability, a representative/s from our Women in Tech (WIT) staff network, and representatives from the relevant areas of GCSB, to identify our top 10 applicants.
How and when do students learn of the decision?
A short phone interview with each of the top 10 applicants will then be conducted by a representative from People and Capability, to identify the top 5 candidates. The top 5 candidates will then be invited to meet with a panel. The panel will include the Director-General of GCSB, a representative/s from our WIT staff network, and a representative/s from the relevant areas of GCSB. Successful scholarship winner/s will be notified in November.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
How will applications be assessed? Proven leadership qualities and/or experience Voluntary work (including coaching and mentoring) Demonstrated commitment to pursuing a STEM career Clear understanding of the importance of STEM for New Zealand Academic achievement and excellence
Who else has information about this award?
For all general enquiries email email@example.com or phone the GCSB Learning and Development, People and Capability Team on 04 472 6881.
Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community
New Zealand Intelligence Community
PO Box 12209 Thorndon
Phone: 04 472 6881