Scholarship detail

Victoria Kahotea Scholarship - (School Leaver Scholarships for Outstanding Achievements)

Value:

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Tenure of award:

Three years

Closing dates for applications:

15 Sep 2018

Number of awards offered:

Dependent on applications

History or background of award

The Victoria Kahotea Scholarship (“the Scholarship”) recognises exceptional students. We encourage applicants who have achieved exceptional academic results, or have achieved within the areas of culture, community involvement, leadership or equity. 

Purpose of award

The scholarship package includes full accommodation costs at a Victoria hall of residence in your first year, plus a stipend for three years. For students who are not in a hall, the stipend can be taken uniformly across the three years or weighted higher over the first year.

Selection criteria

Applicants must meet all the criteria and regulations of either the Victoria Tangiwai or the Victoria Totoweka Scholarship to be eligible.

How do students apply?

All applicants who have submitted a complete application for a Victoria School Leaver Scholarship will automatically be considered for the Victoria Kahotea Scholarship.  No separate application is necessary. 
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Regulations

Additional information

The Scholarship comprises full accommodation costs at a Victoria Hall of Residence plus a stipend of $5,000 for three years conditional on students continuing to be enrolled full-time and maintaining a Grade Point Average as specified in the scholarship offer.  
 

Decision makers

Victoria University Undergraduate Scholarships Committee

How and when do students learn of the decision?

Applicants will be notified after the application deadline (15 September) whether they have been awarded a scholarship or not. 

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

Conditional on students continuing to be enrolled full-time and maintaining a Grade Point Average as specified in the scholarship offer.  

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For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:


Position: The Scholarships Office
Organisation: Victoria University of Wellington
Address: PO Box 600 Wellington 6140 New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 463 5557
E-mail: scholarships-office@vuw.ac.nz
Website: http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships