Students are encouraged to find out about what Scholarships are on offer, and which ones they would be eligible for. The Careers NZ website has an up to date list of scholarships.
givME (formerly BreakOut Database)
givME is a searchable database of more than 2200 funding schemes, scholarships and grants for New Zealanders. Nelson College students can access givME to search their funding eligibility. Don’t miss out! Visit givME and see the Careers team for more information including log on details. For example in the Science area, the Bayerboost Scholarship and the Energy Fruit for Life Scholarship are open to senior students.
Make sure you keep a list of your achievements, awards, part time work and extra curricula activities.
Many scholarship applications require a school reference or nomination. Be prepared to submit information to Mrs Gray by mid August to ensure your application is completed.The Careers team needs at least two weeks in advance of the advertised Scholarship deadline.
Nelson College Scholarships
Nelson College offers a Trades Academy Scholarship.
Please see Mrs Gray for more information.