Ngārimu scholarship winners receive their awards from the Minister of Education

The eight 2016/17 Ngārimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship winners received their awards from the Minister of Education at a ceremony at Parliament on 10 April.

The 8 recipients are undergraduates - Ezekiel Raui, Jack Potaka, Kaahu White, Tekiteora Rolleston-Gabel, Tipene James and Masters scholars - Ana Montgomery-Neutze, Arena Williams and Maia Wikaira

The Ngārimu VC and 28th Māori Battalion Memorial Scholarship Fund Board awards scholarships to students who demonstrate education excellence and embody the characteristics of the Battalion – including commitment, service and leadership.

The 5 undergraduate scholars will receive $10,000 per year for up to 5 years. The 3 winners Master’s scholars will receive $15,000 per year for up to 2 years.

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