The Makotuku Scholarship is offered to a registered beneficiary of Uenuku Charitable Trust who is an
undergraduate or graduate student studying a tertiary degree programme. ONE scholarship of $5,000 is available in 2019. This scholarship aims to encourage and support descendants of Uenuku, Tamakana and Tamahaki to attain higher levels of educational achievement, and to build capacity and capability that supports whānau, hapū and iwi
development. Applications must reach us no later than 4pm on 17 May 2019.
Preference will be given to those students who: are in their last year or second to last year of study toward their degree; have proven academic merit; demonstrate a commitment to tikanga Māori and te reo Māori; demonstrate a commitment to community; and are interested in building skills and expertise to support Māori economic and social development. It is envisaged that the recipients of this scholarship will be committed to the future economic and social development of Uenuku, Tamakana and Tamahaki iwi, hapū and whānau.
The Makotuku Scholarship has been established by Uenuku Charitable Trust in partnership with international investment advisory firm Pure Capital Ltd.
Click here for the application form:
Makotuku Scholarship 2019 application form.