POET Head Start Scholarships

ABOUT

This application is open to students attending (or graduated in the last two years) schools in the Waikato in which Perry Outdoor Education Trust (POET) is operating:

  • Te Kauwhata College
  • Huntly College
  • Ngaruawahia High School
  • Melville High School
  • Waihi College
  • Forest View High School
CANDIDATES

This scholarship will be offered on the basis of academic merit. The panel will also take in to consideration evidence of leadership potential, ability to work in a team, sporting involvement and achievements and community service.

As part of the application, applicants must explain how a scholarship would help them and why they are a good candidate. They may either submit a maximum 200 word essay and attach up to one page of bullet pointed additional information/achievements if necessary. Or they may upload a maximum 2 minute video clip which describes why they would be an excellent candidate for a scholarship.

Applicants must be NZ citizens who are intending on studying in the tertiary sector, in the Waikato.

APPLICATION FORM

An online application form is available when applications are open.

MORE INFORMATION

If you have any further queries, contact Carla Parry: carlap@perry.co.nz or 07 834 1928

2016 Applications have now closed.