Craig Norgate Scholarships

A Lasting Legacy

Craig Norgate, who led the New Zealand Chartered Accountants organisation at a key time in its history - the amalgamation with Australia - died aged 50 in 2015. He played an important role in the formation of Fonterra and was the dairy co-operative's first chief executive.

Applications are now open

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) are honouring the memory of Craig, who was an inspirational business leader, with two Scholarship opportunities to support Kiwis setting out on their careers as Chartered Accountants.

There are two annual scholarships available, each valued at NZ $5,000 each.

Scholarship details

  • 1. The Craig Norgate New Zealand Memorial Scholarship

    Selection Criteria

    The scholarship is open to approved CA Provisional members, who are currently enrolled and undertaking the CA ANZ's CA Program. Eligible applicants also need to be currently residing in New Zealand Aotearoa.

    In memory of what Craig stood for and championed, consideration will be given to those who can demonstrate emerging leadership, community spirit and action, big thinking and bold ideas, entrepreneurship and business acumen, diversity and cultural pride, passion and drive.

    Value

    The successful winner of the Craig Norgate New Zealand Memorial scholarship will receive NZ $5,000 in one instalment, to assist them with study related expenses as part of the CA Program.

  • 2. The Craig Norgate Taranaki Memorial Scholarship

    Selection Criteria

    The scholarship is open to approved CA Provisional members, who are currently enrolled and undertaking the CA ANZ's CA Program.

    This scholarship honours Craig's strong Taranaki connections. Therefore, eligible applicants need to demonstrate to be either from, currently living in or closely connected to the Taranaki region of New Zealand.

    In memory of what Craig stood for and championed, consideration will be given to those who can demonstrate emerging leadership, community spirit and action, big thinking and bold ideas, entrepreneurship and business acumen, diversity and cultural pride, passion and drive.

    Value

    The successful winner of the Craig Norgate Taranaki Memorial Scholarship will receive NZ $5,000 in one instalment, to assist them with study related expenses as part of the CA Program..

Key Dates

Applications open: Monday 17 August 2020

Applications close: Sunday 27 September 2020

Winners announced: Friday 23 October 2020

If you have any questions, please email scholarships@charteredacccountantsanz.com

How to apply

Applications for 2020 are now open. To apply, please request an application form by filling out your details in the request application form below.

In order to be considered, a copy of the application form along with all other supporting documents must be sent to scholarships@charteredaccountantsanz.com by 11.59pm NZST Sunday 27 September 2020.

Request an application form

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