Scholarships

Motueka High School awards a range of scholarships each year, totalling more than $80,000, including five Kina Beach Scholarships generously donated by the estate of Muriel Sterling.

  • Kina Beach Scholarships

5 x $8,000 (subject to change) Criteria: Work to potential, attend Motueka High School for 3 years, studying towards tertiary qualification

  • McKee Trust Scholarship

$2,000 a year for 3 years  Criteria: All round financial need

  • Rowling Memorial Scholarship

$3,000 Criteria: All round financial need

  • Riwaka Educational Scholarship

$2,000 Criteria: Living in Riwaka, for tertiary study

  • Grete Smith Memorial Scholarship

$2,000 Criteria: Creative writing, open to all students, original work

Grete Smith info 2017

  • Manoy Scholarship

$1,500 Criteria: All round financial need

  • ITM Sports Performance Scholarship
  • Emerging Talent Scholarships

Open to all Year 8’s who will be attending MHS in 2019. To recognise the strengths and talents in a number of different areas ie: sport, arts, academics and extra-curricular activities.  The successful applicant will have their uniform and stationery requirements paid in full with the payment of some fees for the first two years of High School.  Entries close 31st October 2018.

Emerging Talents Endorsement Form 2018

Emerging Talents Scholarship Application 2018

Emerging Talents Scholarship Display Page

Other Scholarships include:

“Entries are now open for the McGlashen Pharmacy Young Achiever Scholarship.  The annual scholarship is for $1,000.00 awarded to a student in Nelson or Tasman under 17 who excels in their chosen field of sport, art, music, academia etc.  Entries can be picked up at McGlashen Pharamcy in Richmond and are due by 5pm 28th September 2018.”

Universities of New Zealand

https://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships

Scholarships are also available by applying to https://studysoup.com/scholarships/student-side-hustler.  StudySoup just launched a Student Side Hustlers Scholarship program. This is a $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to one student entrepreneur who has demonstrated initiative, perseverance, and a little creativity to set up a side business as a way of bringing in extra income while still in school. It doesn’t matter if they’ve made $100 or $10,000…if they’re an up and coming entrepreneur, we want to hear from them!
Who is eligible:Any individual at least sixteen (16) years old who meets one of the following criteria:

  • Currently attending high school
  • Currently attending an accredited university or college (undergraduate and graduate students are both eligible)

How to apply: Follow this link to the scholarship application: https://studysoup.com/scholarships/student-side-hustler

Full information on eligibility as well as terms and conditions.  Deadline February 1, 2018

 

Upcoming events

MHS Clothing Mart: Tues 22 & Wed 23 January 2019
2nd hand Uniforms available for sale, School Hall 9am – 4pm
Teacher only days: Wed-Thur 30-31 January 2019
Waitangi Day: Wednesday 6 February 2019
Year 9, 12, & 13 begin school: Thursday 7 February 2019
All students attend school: Friday 8 February 2019
Term 1 finishes: Friday 12 April 2019
Easter: Friday 19 April 2019
Easter: Monday 22 April 2019
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