Māori and Pasifika students looking to learn a trade can apply for a Māori and Pasifika Trades Training scholarship, which is a government-funded scholarship to cover full fees and course-related costs.
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship students are supported at both Whitireia and WelTec by the Tamaiti Whangai team.
The Tamaiti Whangai team will support you with mentoring, goal setting, pastoral and cultural support. You will have the opportunity to get your drivers license, site safe and first aid certificates.
We thank our iwi partners, Te Ātiawa and
Ngāti Toa Rangatira as well as our Pasifika
partner, Mafutaga Faifeau Samoa for the
support they provide to our Māori and Pasifika
Trades Training Scholarship students.
We have a variety of programme options for MPTT, these include: Automotive, Bakery, Carpentry, Collision Repair, Electrical Engineering, Food and Beverage, Hairdressing, Makeup and Skincare, Mechanical Engineering, Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying, Painting and Decorating and Tiling.
Take a look at our programmes for start dates and further details.
You need to meet the entry criteria for the programme you are enrolling in and be:
We want you to be passionate and show that you are motivated to succeed.
To apply for a scholarship, please complete and return the application form.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org