Graduate Diploma in NZ Immigration Advice Scholarship

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology offers one scholarship per annum to a domestic student who has enrolled into the Graduate Diploma in New Zealand Immigration Advice course. The student must be a voluntary or paid worker for a not-for-profit organisation that deals with immigration matters and must meet all the other eligibility criteria for
this scholarship.

Eligibility

To be eligible for consideration for the award of the scholarship, applicants must provide:

  • proof of New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency
  • proof of acceptance as a full-time or part-time student onto the 2021 Toi Ohomai Graduate Diploma in New Zealand Immigration Advice course
  • career goals, including an intention to continue to work in the not-for-profit sector
  • an indication of personal financial circumstances which show how this scholarship will assist the applicant
  • proof of employment or voluntary work for a not-for-profit organisation (This will typically be a letter signed by an official, on the letterhead of the organisation the applicant works or volunteers for, dated within the last month, confirming the applicant’s role and responsibilities within the
    organisation and confirming that the applicant

Value

1 year fees

This scholarship will cover the recipient’s course fees to complete the Graduate Diploma in New Zealand Immigration Advice course - a total of eight papers.

Closing date

Application Requirements

The applicant must attach documents which show:

  • certified proof of New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency
  • evidence that the applicant has met the entry criteria for the Graduate Diploma in New Zealand Immigration Advisors course
  • evidence of employment (either paid or voluntary) in an organisation approved by the Immigration Advisors Authority (IAA) as a not-for-profit organisation
  • a personal statement of career aspirations, including an intention to continue to work in the not-for-profit sector; this statement should also explain how this scholarship would assist the applicant’s financial circumstances

Contact information

Scholarships Office

Executive Support (Scholarships)

0800 86 46 46

Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Executive Support (Scholarships), Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Private Bag 12001, Tauranga