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Mouhapainga Scholarship

Tūruki provides Hauora Māori scholarships and funding for those who want to contribute to hauora in Hawke’s Bay.


Dates open:

Applications are available in two funding rounds:

  1. 1 April – 1 May 2024
  2. 2 August – 2 September 2024


You are eligible for the above scholarship if:

  • Have whakapapa Māori or have a desire to improve hauora Māori
  • Studying for a graduate certificate, graduate diploma, Bachelor’s degree, postgraduate diploma, Bachelor’s Honours degree, Master’s degree, doctoral degree (level 7-10) relating to Health
  • Work, intend to work or volunteer in the health sector to support beneficial Māori health outcomes
  • Be an Aotearoa citizen
  • You agree to participate in any promotion activities associated with the scholarship
  • You agree that information can be shared pursuant to the Privacy Act 1993

To apply you will need to provide:

  • Pepeha (you can include your iwi registration number)
  • CV
  • Cover Letter (must include the type of scholarship you are applying for)
  • Confirmation of enrolment
  • Course fees
  • Two references from kaumātua and/or employer
  • Academic Transcript (not mandatory if this is your first year of study)
  • Employment details (not mandatory)

Speak to us for more information about our scholarships