Post by Kiwi Frontline on Dec 18, 2017 16:15:29 GMT 12
DATACOM AND MIT BACHELOR OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES SCHOLARSHIPS
Datacom and Manukau Institute of Technology are backing two new scholarships for students studying towards a Bachelor of Digital Technologies degree. The two scholarships aim to encourage increased diversity in the tech sector with one available to a female student and the other to an applicant of Pacific or Māori descent.
With the new government announcing that first year fees will be free in 2018, the scholarship is structured to cover half a student’s tuition fees in second and third year between Datacom and MIT. As part of the scholarship, Datacom will be mentoring these scholarship students and offering an internship during their third year of study.
To qualify for the scholarship you must: * Be either female or Māori or Pasifika......
SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTRACT MĀORI AND PASIFIKA YOUNG LEADERS
A new Lincoln scholarship is hoping to draw young Māori and Pasifika leaders into tertiary study by reducing some of the costs of living on campus.
Coming on the back of the fees free announcement by the Government, the Lincoln University Māori and Pasifika Accommodation Scholarship offers up to 20 students $5000 towards their on-campus accommodation costs.
Applicants need to have demonstrated commitment to Māori or Pasifika leadership and advancement within their school or extended community.....