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

  • 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 2020. 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 25th October 2019.

Emerging Talents Endorsement Form 2019

Emerging Talents Scholarship Application 2019

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. 

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

End of Year Activities day: Wednesday 11 December 2019
End of Year Activities day: Thursday 12 December 2019
Junior Prizegiving: Friday 13 December 2019
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Clothing Market in School Hall: Tuesday 21 January 2020
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Clothing Market in School Hall: Wednesday 22 January 2020
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Nelson Anniversary: Monday 3 February 2020
School holiday
First Day of Term for Years 9, 12 and 13: Tuesday 4 February 2020
First Day of Term for Years 10 and 11 (all students to attend): Wednesday 5 February 2020
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