Scholarship Application

Before you start

Before you start the application process, make sure you having the following information:


  • Ranking
  • Team
  • Results
  • Short term and long term goals
  • 2 References with contact details
  • Bank account number
  • A short bio (300 words) and a high-resolution action photograph (JPEG).  You should be the main subject of the photo, and the photo should not display any watermarks.


Please check to ensure that you meet the criteria before submitting an application.

  • Awards are available to athletes and musicians
  • Candidates should be between the ages of 16 – 23
  • Candidates must be New Zealand citizens
  • Candidates must be resident in the Waikato/BOP region
  • Candidates must be representing a Waikato/BOP club (if relevant)
  • For applicants that have received scholarships in past years, consideration is given to previous engagement in the mentoring programme