Are you a New Zealand national with aspirations of pursuing a Masters degree in Business & Government? If so, the Sir John Anderson Memorial Scholarship 2023, offered by Victoria University of Wellington, could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for! This partial funding scholarship, worth $6,000 per annum, aims to support promising students entering their first year of study in the School of Accounting and Commercial Law.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
- Nationality: Open to New Zealand citizens, Permanent Residents, or individuals holding a residence class visa to remain in New Zealand.
- Financial Hardship: Candidates should be facing financial challenges that might hinder their ability to pursue higher education.
- Academic Achievement: Applicants must have obtained an NCEA Level 2 Certificate endorsed with Merit or its equivalent in another qualification.
The scholarship selection committee will assess applicants based on the following factors:
- Leadership Qualities: Demonstrated leadership potential and qualities that set you apart as an emerging leader.
- Involvement in Community, Sporting, and Cultural Activities: Active participation and engagement in various extracurricular activities, such as community service, sports, and cultural events.
- Willingness to Give Back: Your dedication to making a positive impact on the community by giving back and contributing to its betterment.
To apply for the Sir John Anderson Memorial Scholarship 2023, you will need to submit the following documents:
- Personal Statement: An essay outlining how you meet the scholarship’s criteria and why you are a suitable candidate.
- CV: A detailed account of your educational background, work experience, and interests.
- Reference: A recommendation letter from your school’s head of commerce or another suitable teacher (to be requested via the online application).
- Financial Information: Complete the financial information section of the scholarship application form.
Don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity to advance your education and pave the way for a successful career in commerce and governance. Mark your calendar as the deadline for applications is 30th November 2023.