We offer a number of scholarships for Māori students interested in pursuing careers in health, ranging from secondary school through to university Foundation Studies.
Visit the University of Otago scholarships page to see all scholarships available at the University of Otago.
Contact us for further information on any of the scholarships below.
REACH: Realising Educational Aspirations for Careers in Health
The REACH Otago Scholarship provides the opportunity for 20 Year 13 Māori students to spend three nights and days on the University of Otago's Dunedin campus. REACH is primarily for Māori students interested in careers in health.
The Tū Kahika Scholarship is a two-semester (February to October) Health Sciences programme run within Foundation Year. Tū Kahika prepares Māori students academically for their first year of tertiary study and a future career in Māori health. Tū Kahika students receive guaranteed accommodation in a residential college, and financial assistance towards tuition fees and accommodation costs.