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Jim Wakefield Scholarship (School-Leaver Scholarship)

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    Award Amount
    $5,000 per annum for up to 4 years

    Description:

    The scholarship supports old boys of Timaru Boys’ High School at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury.

    Value/Benefits: Financial assistance at a value of $5,000 per annum for up to four years

    Level of Study: School Leaver (First year undergraduate)

    Closing Date: 11:59 pm (NZT) 15 August (Applications open approximately 8 weeks before this date)

    Tenure: Normally, the scholarship is tenable for three years. Recipients may apply, through the University of Canterbury Foundation, for an extension of one year for completion of a four-year undergraduate degree programme

    Number Available Annually: One

    Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: The scholarship is tenable during full-time enrolment in a programme for an undergraduate degree at the University

    Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Not applicable.

    Special Requirements: Applicants must be either current pupils of Timaru Boys’ High School, or past pupils of Timaru Boys’ High School on a gap year. The scholarship is tenable by students who were enrolled at Timaru Boys’ High School for at least three years.

    For more information, please read the regulations for this award: click here.

    Special Eligibility Requirements:

    Applicants must be either current pupils of Timaru Boys’ High School, or past pupils of Timaru Boys’ High School on a gap year. The scholarship is tenable by students who were enrolled at Timaru Boys’ High School for at least three years.

    Selection will be based on:

    1. academic achievement;
    2. potential contribution to Aotearoa New Zealand, as evidenced by:
      i. qualities such as initiative and leadership; and
      ii. sporting, cultural, and/or community activities
    3. financial need.

    Website link:  https://scholarshipscanterbury.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

    2 thoughts on “Jim Wakefield Scholarship (School-Leaver Scholarship)”

    1. I am a man of 57 years old and not in good shape financially and would like to apply for the scholarship for my ward offering a undergraduate program in Bsc In Medical Laboratory Science in the university of Ghana Legon, currently in level 200

    2. I am Abraham from kenya am in form 2 here in kenya and i want to study in Australia for further studies and to continue my studies there please i kindly ask for a scholarship there.

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