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    Māori academic awarded prestigious scholarship

    Associate Professor Claire Charters from the Auckland Law School has been awarded a 2017 Rutherford Discovery Fellowship to investigate the ways indigenous peoples’ rights are constitutionally recognised throughout the world.

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    Former Jr Black Sox's baseball dreams hang in the balance

    Jarome McKenzie has received a scholarship to play baseball for a college in the United States of America. But, securing finance for travel, food, and accommodation is the only thing holding this 19-year-old back.

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    Scholarships awarded to young Māori forging path in accounting

    Four young Māori are to receive prestigious scholarships and internships to further their studies in accounting- a profession where Māori are significantly under-represented despite significant growth in the industry.

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    Ngārimu VC & 28th Māori Battalion Memorial scholarships recognise excellence

    Eight outstanding Māori students will be presented with prestigious tertiary scholarships today from Education Minister and Ngārimu Board Chair, Hekia Parata, in a ceremony at Parliament.

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    Papakura Head boy en route to success

    Papakura High School student Shar Matafeo is one of 52 youth throughout the country lucky enough to receive a $12,000 scholarship package for the duration of their tertiary study.  The 17-year-old head boy says the First Foundation funds will help him give back to his community when he starts his degree next year. 

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    Māori Film-Maker to study at Sundance Institute

    A new scholarship to study at the prestigious Sundance Institute has been awarded to an aspiring Māori film-maker. Toiroa Williams, 23, will spend a year at the institute in Los Angeles which was founded by actor Robert Redford to advance the work of those working in film and theatre. Nearly 300 people in NZ applied for the scholarship and Toiroa was one of two successful applicants.

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    Scholarship to forge Māori and Latin American links

    A group of Massey University students will forge links with indigenous students of Colombia later this year when they showcase innovative Te Reo Māori language learning methods as well as knowledge about the Treaty of Waitangi and its role in New Zealand’s history.

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    Kendall Heremaia scores NY basketball scholarship

    Born and raised in the game of basketball, Kendall Heremaia now has the world in the palm of her hand as she prepares to head offshore on a four-year scholarship with Fordham University in New York.  

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    Applications open for Pacific writer's residency in Hawai'i

    Mid-career or senior New Zealand writers of Pacific heritage are being invited to apply for the 2017 Fulbright-Creative New Zealand Pacific Writer’s Residency at the University of Hawai‘i.  The three-month residency, supported by Fulbright New Zealand and Creative New Zealand, is for a creative writing project exploring Pacific identity, culture or history.

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    Waikato University tauira receive Dame Te Atairangikaahu scholarships

    Four Māori students from Waikato University pursuing a career in environmental protection have been awarded this year's Waikato Regional Council and Waikato-Tainui Dame Te Atairangikaahu Scholarships.

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