Waikato Regional Council and Waikato—Tainui – Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu Scholarship

Closing Date 30 Jun 2024
Key details

Value Up to $2,300 for 1st & 2nd year, up to $3,300 for 3rd year, up to $4,400 for 4th year

Study level(s) Undergraduate, Postgraduate (Taught)

Subject area(s) Arts, Business / Management, Computer Science, Mathematics, Education, Health, Engineering, Law, Māori & Indigenous Studies, Science, Social Sciences


For students who are enrolled in full-time undergraduate study, up to (and including) honours level, whose family resides within the Waikato Regional Council’s operational boundaries - largely the lands of Tainui waka. The Panel may favour candidates studying in resource management or environmental fields. The value of Scholarship will vary according to the level of study.

How to Apply

  1. Read the guidelines

    Please ensure you read the regulations before you commence the application process.

  2. If you are new, complete an application to enrol

    You will need to do this BEFORE you can have access to apply for Scholarships and Awards.

    Application to enrol
  3. Apply using MyWaikato

    Once you have an account, log into MyWaikato and click on the ‘Scholarships’ tab to see the list of available scholarships

    Apply now

Note: If you are a current student or already have a University of Waikato account you will be redirected to the MyWaikato screen. Log in to MyWaikato, select the ‘Scholarships’ tab and choose the scholarship you wish to apply for from the list at the bottom of the page.