External Scholarships


A number of external scholarships and cadetships are currently available to Māori students and job seekers, including those below. For eligibility, criteria and closing dates, click through to the external websites.





Aquaculture NZ Aquaculture Jobs and Career Opportunities Internship/Cadetship
Huia Publishers Māori Literature Trust Training support
MacDiarmid Institute Piki Ake Award - Step It Up Award Scholarship
MacDiarmid Institute Te Kainga Rua Award - Second Chance Learner Award Scholarship
MacDiarmid Institute Te Taumata Award - High Achiever Award Scholarship
MacDiarmid Institute Te Mātauranga Pūtaiao Award - High Achiever in Māori Science Award Scholarship
Ministry for Primary Industries Ngā Karaphihi Uru Rākau - Forestry Scholarship Scholarship
Ministry of Education Te Aho Ngārahu Investment Fund Grant
National Library of New Zealand Jack Ilott Oral History Education Operating Fund Grant
NMIT Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō Scholarship Scholarship
Te Puni Kōkiri Cadetship Initiative Fund Internship/Cadetship
TeachNZ Te Waka Whakarei Career Changer Scholarship Scholarship
TeachNZ Te Huawhiti Career Changer Scholarship Scholarship
TeachNZ Te Huarau Scholarship Scholarship
TeachNZ Kupe Scholarship Scholarship
Westpac NZ Te Waiu o Aotearoa Trust Scholarship Scholarship
Toitū Kaupapa Māori Mātauranga – the Māori Education Trust Toitū Kaupapa Māori Mātauranga administers a range of scholarships available to Māori students studying at secondary, under-graduate and post-graduate levels.  Scholarship(s)