"The mentoring, leadership and networking opportunities through the scholarship are invaluable."

- scholar.

Ngā Karahipi Uru Rākau – Forestry Scholarships - Diploma

Closing Date: 15 August 2022
Value: $6,500 each year of 2-year diploma
Region: Not region specific
Tertiary Institution: Toi-Ohomai Institute of Technology
Offered by: The Ministry for Primary Industries
Study Level: First Time Student, Undergraduate
Study Area: Business & Management, Forestry

Open to students studying towards Diploma in Forest Management at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology and are Māori or identify as female.

Three scholarships will be awarded - $6,500 each year of your 2-year diploma.

You will also get:

  • 4 to 10-week paid internships each summer with Te Uru Rākau – New Zealand Forest Service or an appropriate forestry sector employer
  • support from the scholarship coordinator and a buddy throughout the course.

The scholarships aim to increase the number and diversity of people studying forestry, particularly Māori and those who identify as female. This is to ensure we have highly-trained people entering the forestry and wood processing sector.