POET Head Start Scholarships
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
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.
Applications open on 28th August 2017 – the online application form is available here
If you have any further queries, contact Carla Parry: firstname.lastname@example.org or 07 834 1928
2017 Applications close on Monday 16th October 2017