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
  • Paeroa College
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

Applications open on 28th August 2017 – the online application form is available here

MORE INFORMATION

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

2017 Applications close on Monday 16th October 2017