By Arnika Hazelwood | Posted: Monday October 30, 2017
Congratulations to our Year 13 students who have been awarded Tertiary Scholarships in recognition of their outstanding achievements.
29 of our Year 13 students have received over $400,000 in scholarships from Otago University. Over 3,000 young people applied for the scholarships and they are awarded to the top applicants. The scholarships range from $2,500 to $45,000. Some students were also offered scholarships from Auckland University, Victoria University and Canterbury University. We will update this list as more scholarships are announced.
Academic Excellence Scholarships:
Ahi Kaitai Mullane
The Academic Excellence Scholarships are awarded to the top 29 students who apply from around New Zealand. Our students winning 6 of them is impressive.
Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships:
Alice McNoe with Distinction
Desiree Heinze Farrington with Distinction
117 young people have been awarded Leaders of Tomorrow.
Maori and Pacific Island Peoples Entrance Scholarship:
33 Maori Pacific Island Peoples scholarships have been awarded.
New Frontiers Scholarships:
Isla Thomas - for Poetry Performance
22 Performance scholarships were awarded.
Clair Caird received a Victoria University Excellence Scholarship and Oscar McGuire has won The University of Auckland Top Achiever Scholarship. Emma Samuels was also offered a Otago Polytechnic Scholarship for 2018. Siobhan Quinn was awarded an Otago Polytechnic Principal's Scholarship.