Pacific Islands Polynesian Education Foundation Scholarships (PIPEF)

Apply now for the Pacific Islands Polynesian Education Foundation (PIPEF) Scholarships open to Pasifika students enrolled in tertiary study in New Zealand. Applications now close at 5:00pm on 18 April 2017.

To be eligible for these scholarships, you must be enrolled in a tertiary institution in New Zealand and be a New Zealand citizen or resident of Pacific Island decent. For more details see the guidelines and regulations for each scholarship.

Individual scholarships 

Each year PIPEF awards individual scholarships to Pasifika applicants. These are valued at up to $950 each.

email your application to pipef.board@gmail.com by 5:00pm on 18 April 2017

Postgraduate scholarship

This is a $2,000 scholarship to a postgraduate student studying to benefit Polynesian peoples.

email your application to pipef.board@gmail.com by 5:00pm on 18 April 2017

Norman Kirk Memorial Trust Scholarships for mature students

There are 20 scholarships of $1,000 each. These are awarded to mature students (students who are 25 years old and over) studying at either undergraduate or postgraduate level.

email your application to pipef.board@gmail.com by 5:00pm on 18 April 2017

About PIPEF

PIPEF was established in 1972 to encourage pasifika students into further education. Its jointly funded by the Norman Kirk Memorial Trust and Ministry of Education.

Ko 'etau ngaue fakatahataha te tau ikuna ai, "working together we will succeed”.

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