The Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Final Year Bachelor with Honours Degree Award

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To assist a woman to complete the final year of a Bachelor with Honours Degree at an approved institution in the Auckland area.

1.Two Final Year Bachelor with Honours Degree Award of $7,000 shall be offered annually.

2.Applicants for the Final Year Bachelor with Honours Degree Award must be:
b)New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents;
c)enrolled or preparing to enrol full time in a final year of a Bachelor with Honours Degree at one of the following institutions: The University of Auckland, the Albany Campus of Massey University, AUT University, Manukau Institute of Technology, Unitec, Northland Polytechnic, or Te Whare Wananga O Awanuiarangi, Auckland.

3.In making this award, the selection committee shall give consideration to:
a)applicant’s academic record;
b)applicant’s referees’ reports;
c)applicant’s need for financial assistance;
d)applicant’s aspirations for the future;
e)any special circumstances e.g. family responsibilities, personal disability, considered relevant.

4.Each applicant for this award must submit her application on the current prescribed application form, together with:
a)a certified copy or statutory declaration of her academic record;
b)a certified copy of evidence of status as a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident;
c)a reference from one referee on the prescribed form.

“Certified copy” means a copy of the original certified as true by an appropriate authority (for example, Academic Registrar, Head of Department, Study Supervisor, or Justice of the Peace).
"Statutory declaration" must be made before a Justice of the Peace or Solicitor on the appropriate form - see

5.This award may not be held concurrently with an award of higher value.

6.The Final Year Bachelor with Honours Degree Award shall be paid in one instalment on presentation of proof of enrolment as a final year Bachelor with Honours degree student at one of the above named tertiary institutions: for example, a copy of the receipted fees’ invoice or certification from the relevant department.

7.The successful applicant is required to complete her year of study and make a brief report at the end of this study. Failure to complete two full consecutive semesters will require refund of the full value of the award.


Enquiries to:

Completed applications to: Final Year Bachelor with Honours Degree Awards, The Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust, Private Bag 93208, Parnell, Auckland 1151 or hand delivered to Academic Dress Hire, 17 George Street, Parnell.

Closing Date: 7 February 2018

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