About the scholarship
The Gisborne Region Financial Assistance Fund aims to provide financial assistance to students interested in a career in accounting.
A maximum of $4,000 will be shared across all successful applicants to assist students to progress their studies in accounting by providing financial support towards their tuition fees and course related costs.
Applications open: Monday 11 September
Applications close: Sunday 15 October
Winners announced: By Friday 3 November
Eligible applicants must:
- be currently studying at a tertiary level towards an Accounting or Finance degree; or
- be in your final year of high school (Year 13) and committed to pursue tertiary studies in accounting, and
- be living in the Gisborne/East Coast region or be able to demonstrate strong connections to the region.
Eligible applicants may be of any age and should demonstrate their commitment to the accounting profession.
Craig Norgate Scholarships
Craig Norgate was often described as visionary, passionate and influential. Two annual scholarships are offered by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand to honour Craig’s legacy. The scholarships provide two aspiring accountants with $5000 in financial support to complete the CA Program.