Scholarships

Scholarships are a great way to help reduce your study costs

Completing your scholarship application

Need help completing your scholarship application? Read the Scholarship Guidelines [PDF, 54 KB].

2021 scholarships 

Second year students

Aviation

Applications close 28 February 2021

NMIT Scholarships

Degree Scholarship
Postgraduate Study Scholarship

Scholarships for Māori learners

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Applications close 8 March 2021 

Second and third year students

Aviation

The Airbus Miles Hunter Scholarship

Current student progressing on the Certificate in Aeronautical Maintenance Engineering.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 97 KB]

Apply(external link) 

NMIT Scholarships

Postgraduate Study Scholarship

The NMIT postgraduate study scholarship is available to students commencing study on a postgraduate programme at NMIT in 2021 for up to $3000 towards tuition fees.
Conditions apply. Learn more.

Scholarships for Māori learners

Te Puna Manaaki (Māori learner Support Services) are avaliable to assist you with your scholarship application. Our experienced staff offer one-to-one advice and support sessions, tutorials, study wānanga, and a range of workshops to help you achieve your study goals. We are located within Te Toki Pakohe, our space includes whānau rooms with computer facilities, study areas, kitchen facilities, and space to meet with peers or tuākana. 

Contact us to discuss your plans for 2021. 

Ngāti Rārua Iwi Scholarship

To support learners of Ngāti Rārua whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapu and Iwi and enrolled on a full-time or part- time programme at NMIT.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 94 KB]

Apply(external link)

Ngāti Koata Iwi Scholarship

To support learners of Ngāti Koata whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 87 KB]

Apply(external link)

Jack Kaiapa Kohe Scholarship

To support learners of Ngāti Koata whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 84 KB]

Apply(external link)

Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō Iwi Scholarship

To support learners of Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 99 KB]

Apply(external link)

Ngāti Tama ki te Tauihu Iwi Scholarship

To support learners who have whakapapa to one of the original tūpuna of Ngāti Tama ki te Tauihu and studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 90 KB]

Apply(external link)

Ngāti Toa Rangatira Iwi Scholarship

To support learners of Ngāti Toa Rangatira whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi. There are two scholarships available, one for ākonga residing in Wairau, and another for those living in Whakatū.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 93 KB]

Apply(external link)

Rangatāne o Wairau Iwi Scholarship

To support learners of Rangatāne o Wairau whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 90 KB]

Apply(external link)

Ngāti Kuia Iwi Scholarship

To support learners of Ngāti Kuia whakapapa studying at NMIT who show the potential to make a significant contribution to their whānau, hapū and Iwi.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 85 KB]

Apply(external link)

Applications close 8 March 2021

Partnership Scholarships

Nelson Tasman Pasifika Community Trust Scholarship

Nelson Tasman Pasifika Community Trust are available to assist you with your scholarship application and will provide one to one advice and support. Please e-mail Hayley or Arthur or come and meet them on campus on Tuesday's and Thursday's in the NMIT Library ground floor.

Download Terms of Reference [PDF, 78 KB]

Apply(external link)

Applications close 8 March 2021


Local School Leavers

Youth Guarantee

The Youth Guarantee initiative is open to 16-19 year olds and provides them with free access to select vocationally focused programmes.

 


Partnership Scholarships

Kono Ahumahi Scholarship

Thinking of a career in the primary industries? The Kono Ahumahi scholarship is a partnership between Wakatū Incorporation and Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT).

The scholarship is aimed at those studying or thinking of studying at NMIT for a career in the aquaculture, horticulture, viticulture and food sectors, or supporting industries such as engineering, automotive engineering, and logistics.

The scholarship covers two-thirds of the student’s annual NMIT fees, up to a maximum of three years. The successful applicant will also be supported through mentoring.

To be eligible, you must be of Māori descent and planning full-time study at NMIT. Priority will be given to applicants with a whakapapa connection to Wakatū Incorporation.

For further information and application forms, contact Hoani Takao.

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