Tamesa Specialist Programmes 2018


$5,000 off year 1 fees


1 year

Number awarded


Closing date

Waitlist: 29 January 2018




Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru, Ashburton, Online

All scholarships have been allocated to early bird applicants. These will not be awarded until applicants’ enrolments and eligibility are confirmed, so we encourage you to apply to be waitlisted for this scholarship.

This scholarship is available to reward leadership ability or academic achievement, and to encourage high achieving students into Tamesa Specialist Programmes.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident
  • Intend to meet the entry requirements for your chosen programme of study
  • Intend to study a programme which is eligible for this scholarship (see below) full time

Please include a personal statement to reflect the special circumstances that make you a candidate for this scholarship, eg:

  • Genuine interest or passion for the area of study
  • Demonstration of your leadership abilities / experience
  • Examples of previous work experience, voluntary experience or school projects related to this area.

All scholarships are available for students applying to Tamesa to a new programme of study (i.e not returning to a second or third year of their current programme).

Eligible Programmes

How to apply

To apply for this scholarship, complete an application form and return it to Scholarships, PO Box 540, Christchurch 8140 or email it to: [email protected]

Applications submitted before the early bird closing date will be given preference. Remaining scholarships may then be awarded to later applicants who meet the criteria.

As part of the application you need to nominate two referees who will be ed to provide a reference for you.

One referee should be either a teacher or principal who is able to comment on your academic performance and your ability to succeed in this programme, or someone from your workplace who can attest to your relevant experience. The other should be someone who is able to attest to your character (this referee should not be a family member).

See Scholarships and awards


[email protected]


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