The aim of the Te Mana o Te Awa Tertiary Scholarships is to grow the collective expertise of Whanganui Iwi to contribute to and enhance the health and wellbeing of Te Awa Tupua and Whanganui Iwi.
In addition to being descendants of Whanganui Iwi, applicants for this Scholarship are eligible if they are pursuing a recognised tertiary qualification in one or more of the following priority areas:
Where scholarships are undersubscribed consideration may be given to applications outside of these priority areas that meet the criteria of the scholarship.
Criteria: applicant must outline:
Applications for the Te Mana o Te Awa Tertiary Scholarships close annually on the 1st of April at 5pm.
The 2020 Te Mana o Te Awa Tertiary Scholarship round has been extended and will now close on the 1st of October 2020 at 5pm.
To apply download the application form via the button below.
Watch the videos below to learn more about some of our scholarship recipients and how Te Mana o Te Awa has assisted them in their journey.