Three scholarships for students are available each year as part of the Seafarers Union Scholarship.
One $5000 scholarship is available annually for study at a New Zealand University through Universities New Zealand – Te Pokai Tara.
The regulations and application form are available from their website http://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships/seafarers
The closing date is 1 December.
Polytechnic/Institute of Technology
Two $3000 scholarships are available annually for study at a New Zealand Polytechnic or Institute of Technology.
A Seafarers Scholarship ITP application form can be downloaded here for the 2014 scholarships. (PDF, 197 Kb).
Application forms should be returned to the Seafarers Scholarship Trustees, c/o Maritime Union of New Zealand, PO Box 27004, Wellington, New Zealand.
Closing Date is 4 December 2013.