Sir Robert Jones Refugee Daughters Scholarships are available for selected daughters of refugee families to enable them to undertake full-time study at New Zealand universities’or other approved tertiary institutions.
All tuition fees and books costs will be paid and, subject to satisfactory examination results, will continue to be paid through to degree attainment. The scholarships are available to young women from refugee backgrounds whose families are struggling financially and who qualify for admission to tertiary education. Additional assistance may be available for clothing and, where needed, hostel accommodation.
Application forms for 2014-15 are available from: firstname.lastname@example.org (put “Scholarship” in subject line).
Applicants will be interviewed in Auckland and Wellington and must provide two references plus evidence of acceptance to an approved tertiary course of study.
Deadline for applications: 5pm, 15 October, 2014
Read flyer here: SirRobertJonesScholarships_Flyer