MacDiarmid recipient stories

Dr Greg Haslett

Former Alan MacDiarmid Scholar and Wairarapa College student, Dr Greg Haslett, has followed an outstanding pathway since receiving the Scholarship in 2006. With MTLT’s assistance, Greg completed a First Class Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in chemistry from Victoria University in 2009.... Read full story

2017 - Robert Spite

Former Rathkeale College student, Robert Spite, received the Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship to study a Bachelor of Engineering at the University of Auckland.  As the top Chemistry Student in the region in 2016 Robert receives $1,000 per year to assist with his studies. The annual scholarship... Read full story

2016 – Aqeeda Singh

Wairarapa College 2015 Dux, Aqeeda Singh, was awarded the 2016 Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship to help with her study in Health Science and eventually Medicine at Otago University. Only the second female to receive the scholarship since it was first offered in 2002, Aqeeda was Masterton’s top... Read full story

2015 – Edward Barnett

Edward Barnett, former Rathkeale College student was awarded the Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship to assist with his study for a Health Science Degree at Otago University. Edward received $1,000 per year for three years. Read full story

2014 – William Rogerson

The 2014 Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship was awarded to William Rogerson to contribute to his study of a Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Auckland.  William is a former student of Wairarapa College, St Patricks School and Masterton Intermediate School. Read full story