23 May 2022

Toitu Ngati Porou 2022 Tertiary Education Grants  

Are you a registered iwi member of Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou and enrolled in a course of tertiary study for 2022?   

Toitu Ngati Porou, the charitable trust subsidiary of Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou and its partners are pleased to offer tertiary education grants for the 2022 academic year. 

Applications and supporting information must be received by NOW EXTENDED TO 9AM MONDAY 27 JUNE 2022!!


You are eligible to apply if: 

  • You are a registered Iwi member of Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou; 

  • You are enrolled at a New Zealand Tertiary Provider in 2022 

Unsure if you are a registered Iwi member of Ngati Porou? 

For further information visit Register With Ngati Porou or contact registrations@tronp.org.nz  

Selection criteria 

There may be more eligible applicants than there are grant funds to distribute.  Therefore, Toitu Ngati Porou will give preference to applicants who: 

  • have achieved strong academic results to date; and/or 

  • are contending with extra-ordinary financial hardship. 

Grants available 

In 2022 the education grants on offer are - 

  • up to $2000 for post-graduate studies; and 

  • $500 for undergraduate (diploma or degree level) studies 

Courses of study 

Grants and scholarships are available to eligible persons undertaking undergraduate or post-graduate studies at a New Zealand Tertiary Provider. 

Online Applications   

Toitu Ngati Porou welcomes all eligible applicants to apply by completing an online application and uploading supporting information to the online portal. 

To start your online application click here.

Supporting Information 

You are required to provide the following supporting information: - 

  • Iwi registration number 

  • Evidence of most recent and relevant academic record  

  • Evidence of your enrolment confirmation 

  • Reo competency: 1 (kei te ako) – 4 (matatau) 

  • 200 words on your active involvement/contribution to Ngati Porou me ona ahuatanga katoa 

  • A short statement as to why we should give you this grant.  

  • Encoded bank deposit slip or bank verification of your bank account number 

If you have any queries, please contact the Toitu Ngati Porou Education Administrator by email edgrant@tronp.org.nz