Planning for your future is a big step and here at Otago we are here to support you. Otago Māori students and their whānau have access to a wide range of support services, as well as scholarships and a dedicated School of Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies: Te Tumu.
Ngā Mahi-a-Ringa Pūtaiao Scholarships - January 2014 (Applications due 27 September 2013)
The University of Otago's Divison of Sciences is proud to present the Ngā Mahi-a-Ringa Pūtaiao (NMP) Scholarships. These are fully funded scholarships that provide a wonderful opportunity for secondary school students of Māori descent (who will be Year 12, in 2014), to participate in a weeklong Hands-on Science (HOS) programme in January 2014.
Contacts: Ashley Te Whare Kaitakawaenga Māori/Māori Liaison Officer
Tel 09 373 9731
Cell 021 279 9731
R.E.A.C.H (REACH): Realising Educational Aspirations for Careers in Health, is a scholarship for Year 13 Māori secondary students interested in a career in health
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Tel: (03) 470 3593 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
On Campus Experience 2014 (Māori Students)
University of Otago On Campus Experience Scholarship - May 2014
On Campus Experience (OCE) is a fully funded scholarship that provides an amazing opportunity for senior secondary students of Mãori descent to sample living and learning at the University of Otago. Students will explore the Otago campus and the student city of Dunedin. They will have the opportunity to attend lectures in their areas of interest as well as meet academic staff and students. They will experience life in a residential college and meet the Mãori Centre staff that provides great support for Mãori students when they come to Otago.
Information for 2014 OCE coming soon
Support for Māori students
- Māori Centre
- Māori Liaison Officers
- Māori Counsellors Kaiāwhina Māori (Academic Divisional Māori student support)
- Māori Library Resources and Information Services
- Te Roopū Māori/Māori Students’ Association
- Departmental Māori students groups and associations
Making my decision to study at Otago
Planning your course and choosing papers can be confusing, even if you know exactly what you want to study.Otago offers the best of both worlds: a supportive, social environment, plus we’re serious about academia!