As part of the Foundation’s objective 'To encourage New Zealand school leavers into tertiary education and technology', scholarships are offered annually to assist with first-year university costs.
2016 Scholarships - open to application in 2015 from Students in Years 12 or 13, for study commencing in 2016:
- Five national scholarships at $4000 each
- Three regional scholarships at $4000 each - a pilot project with IPENZ Branches in Tauranga, Hawkes Bay and South Canterbury
for the following IPENZ-accredited degrees:
- Three-year Bachelor of Engineering Technology – BEngTech
- Four-year Bachelor of Engineering – BE or BE(Hons)
Scholarship awardees are chosen on the basis of intention to pursue engineering as a career, motivation to succeed, academic endeavour, general character and contributions to the community.
Applications must be completed in the online portal available through this page late August. In the meantime please read the Guide linked below so you can prepare your application.
Expression of Interest - want to receive an email message when the application portal is open? Click on the link below and register your email address.
Foundation Scholarships Application guide - PDF file
2016 Scholarships poster - PDF file
Expression of Interest - link to register your email address
More information about IPENZ-accredited qualifications - page link
Not sure if Engineering is the right career for you? See the Futureintech website for a wide range of information.
Contact - Foundation Executive Officer: