Pasifika Study Award
About the Study Award
Applications are now open for 2022 Pasifika Study Awards which are aimed at supporting Pasifika learners who are close to completing their Open Polytechnic qualification.
The Open Polytechnic recognises the time, money and commitment required to study and offers a contribution of financial support for the successful applicants.
Through offering this award, the Open Polytechnic acknowledges the value of the future academic achievements and contributions that these recipients will make both to the recipients' families and their wider community.
The value of each award is made at the discretion of the panel and is dependent upon the availability of funds and the financial needs of particular applicants.
Who can apply?
- Be of Pacific Island heritage.
- Be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents living in New Zealand
- Be enrolled in an Open Polytechnic programme at Level 5 or above
- Completed at least 120 credits in the qualification they are currently enrolled in at Open Polytechnic.
How to apply
Fill in and submit the online form below before the closing date.
- Your application will be assessed on the information provided in your application form and your academic history. If you have failed previously yet have shown improvement and success in subsequent courses, you can also be considered. You may be contacted for further information.
Applications close 19 August, 2022.
For further information or help with your application, contact us:
Freephone: 0508 650 200 extn 5040
Private Bag 31914