Hinewai Clark, awardee, at the Auckland award ceremony 2017
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Purpose of the awards
Second-Chance Education Degree study Awards are for women who are engaging in tertiary education for the FIRST TIME, at a Degree level (NZQA level 7) and have not previously received an NHWT: HK Award.
The awards are a one-off grant to help with study and/or living expenses.
Value of the awards
$3,000 to $4,000
Toi Ohomai is again sponsoring 4 awards for women studying at Toi Ohomai and Waikato University. Waikato Graduate Women Educational Trust also sponsors an award, so there are 5 awards for Bay of Plenty and Waikato applicants.
To apply for a Degree Study Award you must meet all the following eligibility criteria:
The applicant is a woman, who:
Does not already have a degree
Is enrolled in an NZ approved tertiary qualifications
Is studying at a degree level (NZQA level 7)
Has completed at least 30% or one full year (2 semesters) of the programme
Is a New Zealand citizen or holds a resident class visa
Lives in New Zealand
Has not previously received an NHWT: HK Award (at this level of study)
Selection criteria When selecting awardees, the selection panel consider the following: Academic achievements, financial circumstances, personal circumstances and experience, use of funds, and ability to be a role model, especially for women.