May 12, 2021

Maori News & Indigenous Views

Hauora Maori Scholarships (HMS) 2011

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The purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students who are studying an NZQA accredited course in health and disability studies, in order to build Maori workforce capacity in the sector.

The scholarships are open to any person who:

  • Is enrolled and attending a University, Polytechnic, Wananga or College of Education
  • Is studying a health related, NZQA accredited course
  • Can demonstrate a commitment to and/or competence in, Maori health and well-being studies
  • Has whakapapa and/or cultural links with te ao Maori or Maori communities.

You are not eligible if you are:

  • A Ministry of Health or District Health Board employee

Applicants may:

  • Apply only once each year, and under only one category
  • Apply online from 28 Feb 2011 till 12 noon Friday 8 April 2011.

Please note that the Ministry will not be responsible for any original certificates or transcripts, only copies of certificates/transcripts will be accepted.

To check if youre eligible and further information for applicants, please read the guidelines for applicants

Instructions and tips on preparing an application:

We have provided some instructions and tips on how to prepare an awesome application to help you.

We strongly advise you to read the example of the online application form (Word, 76.5 KB) before you apply

Scholarship Categories:

NEW Community Health Workers category for 2011!

Please read descriptions of the 11 categories before completing your application, View the scholarship categories.

If you would like any more information about putting together your application email [email protected]

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