The Ngā Raumanako and Suzanne Spencer Memorial Māori Scholarships

Supported by Chartered Accountants ANZ and Ngā Kaitatau Māori o Aotearoa

Purpose

The Ngā Raumanako Māori Scholarship and Suzanne Spencer Memorial Māori Scholarship are offered to Māori tauira studying towards a qualification in accounting, who are in their second or subsequent year of study. The scholarships will provide a level of financial support to help support our tauira on their education journey and to develop their skills in accounting and encourage others to undertake accounting as a profession.

Recipients of both scholarships must have values that clearly align to the values of both NKMoA and CA ANZ and include a statement to this effect.

Scholarships

  • Ngā Raumanako Māori Scholarship

    Selection Criteria

    The Ngā Raumanako Māori Scholarship is for Māori tauira who have a passion for accounting. The recipient will need to clearly articulate how this scholarship will help them to achieve their aspirations in the accounting field and how these can contribute to the economic and financial well-being of Māori.

    Value

    The successful recipient of the Ngā Raumanako Māori Scholarship will receive $5,000 ($2,500 p.a. over 2 years) and may also have the opportunity to gain an internship* with one of the Ngā Kaitatau Māori o Aotearoa network partners.

    *Please note that a separate process, terms and conditions will apply for the internship.

  • Suzanne Spencer Memorial Māori Scholarship

    Suzanne Spencer, a wāhine Māori, is well known for being the first deputy chair of NKMoA and a visionary Māori chartered Accountants who worked with Dunedin firm Polson Higgs.

    Selection Criteria

    This scholarship is specifically for Māori who have a clear focus on achievement not just for themselves, but for their whānau and the community. The recipient will need to demonstrate how they have contributed to their community and how they, as a proud toa can contribute to the holistic wellbeing of Māori through strong leadership and visionary thinking.

    Value

    The successful recipient of the Suzanne Spencer Memorial Māori Scholarship will receive $6,000 ($3,000 p.a. over 2 years). They will also be provided with the opportunity to have a mentor from the NKMoA network to assist them with their career aspirations.

Key Dates

Applications open Wednesday 1 July 2020

Applications close Wednesday, 22 July 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 Wednesday 22 July 2020, 11:59pm NZST.

Request an application form

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