Poutama Scholarships are fully funded scholarships that provide a wonderful opportunity for students of Māori descent(entering Year 12 or 13 in 2022) to participate in the weeklong Hands-On at Otago programme in January 2022. The scholarship covers all costs, including travel for those outside Dunedin, to visit campus and experience a week of serious fun! The aim of the scholarship is to inspire and motivate young Māori students to develop their knowledge, skills and passion for tertiary studies.
All applications are welcome.
To apply for this scholarship, students must first complete the Hands-On application at:
On the final question, please select that you wish to apply for a scholarship and select the Poutama Scholarship.
Applications for the scholarship must be received by Friday 24 September 2021.
If you require some assistance with your scholarship application, please contact:
Māori Liaison Officer
University of Otago