Allowance Schedules

Undergraduate Scholarships

Undergraduate Scholarships allowances are paid out at the end of your academic year of study as long as you have met the eligibility criteria. You need to have studied full-time (or have held limited full-time status from StudyLink) and have passed all of your study as per your terms and conditions.

Years 
scholarship
received
Allowance instalment amount
1 $10,000.00
2 $5,000.00
3 $3,333.33
4 $2,500.00

Graduate Scholarships

Graduate Scholarships allowances are paid out in two halves: part one after we have received all the required documentation and have had confirmation by paying your fees you are studying full-time (0.8 EFTS or more), and part two at the end of the academic year of study as long as you have met the eligibility criteria. You need to have studied full-time (or have held limited full-time status from StudyLink) and have passed all of your study as per your terms and conditions.

Kupe High Achiever Scholarships

Kupe High Achiever Scholarships for those enrolled in an undergraduate qualification 
Scholarship holders may apply for an annual instalment each year up to the total value of $15,000 over the period of study.

Years 
scholarship
received
Allowance instalment amount
1 $15,000.00
2 $7,500.00
3 $5,000.00
4 $3,750.00

Kupe High Achiever Scholarships for those enrolled in a graduate qualification
Kupe High Achiever graduate allowances are paid out in two halves: $7,500 after we have received all the required documentation and have had confirmation by paying your fees that you are studying full-time (0.8 EFTS or more). The second $7,500 is paid out at the end of the academic year of study as long as you have met the eligibility criteria. You need to have studied full-time (or have held limited full-time status from StudyLink) and have passed all of your study as per your terms and conditions.

Career Changer Scholarships

Recipients may apply for $30,000 per year, paid fortnightly in instalments of $1,500.

  • Tipu Whakarito te Reo Māori me Te Waka Whakarei (Secondary) for up to two years.
  • Māori Medium (Primary) for up to three years.

The payment dates for 2019 allowance instalments are as follows:

Date Amount Cumulative
total
19/02/2019 $1,500 $1,500
05/03/2019 $1,500 $3,000
19/03/2019 $1,500 $4,500
02/04/2019 $1,500 $6,000
16/04/2019 $1,500 $7,500
30/04/2019 $1,500 $9,000
14/05/2019 $1,500 $10,500
28/05/2019 $1,500 $12,000
11/06/2019 $1,500 $13,500
25/06/2019 $1,500 $15,000
09/07/2019 $1,500 $16,500
23/07/2019 $1,500 $18,000
06/08/2019 $1,500 $19,500
20/08/2019 $1,500 $21,000
03/09/2019 $1,500 $22,500
17/09/2019 $1,500 $24,000
01/10/2019 $1,500 $25,500
15/10/2019 $1,500 $27,000
29/10/2019 $1,500 $28,500
12/11/2019 $1,500

$30,000

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