The Ngā Raumanako and Suzanne Spencer Memorial Māori Scholarships

Two scholarships for tertiary students who are whakapapa Māori and are studying towards an accounting qualification.

E rua ngā karahipi e wātea ana ki ngā tauira whare wānanga Māori e whai ana I tētehi tohu kaute

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About the scholarships

The Ngā Raumanako Māori Scholarship and Suzanne Spencer Memorial Māori Scholarship are offered to tauira Māori (Māori students) in their second or subsequent year of a tertiary accounting qualification.

The scholarships will provide financial support to help support tauira Māori on their education journey and develop their skills in accounting.

Key dates

Applications open: Monday 11 September 2023

Applications close: Sunday 15 October 2023

Winner announced: Friday 3 November 2023

Eligibility

Recipients of both scholarships must be whakapapa Māori and currently be in their second or subsequent year of a tertiary accounting qualification.

Ngā Raumanako Māori Scholarship

The successful applicant will need to clearly articulate how this scholarship will help them achieve their aspirations in the accounting field and how they can contribute to the economic and financial well-being of Māori hapū, iwi, or communities.

The value of the scholarship is $5,000.

The scholarship recipient 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

In memory of Suzanne Spencer, a wāhine Māori who served as the first deputy chair of Ngā Kaitatau Māori o Aotearoa, the successful recipient will need to demonstrate how they contribute to their hapū, iwi, or community and how they can contribute to the holistic wellbeing of Māori through strong leadership and visionary thinking.

The successful recipient will receive $6,000.

They will also be provided with the opportunity to have a mentor from the NKMoA network to assist them with their career aspirations.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

Ko te pae tawhiti, whāia kia tata

Ko te pae tata, whakamaua kia tina!

Pursue distant horizons so they are within reach

Secure near horizons so that they are realised!

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