Scholarships

Apprenticeships and tertiary study

As part of our annual education grants programme, we offer two types of tertiary scholarships to support young Masterton people further their education.

1.  MTLT Tenant Apprentice Scholarship:  Six scholarships of up to $1,000 each awarded each year to assist apprentices employed by MTLT tenants with industry training fees. More information here.

2.  Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship:   Each year we award the Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship to the district’s top Chemistry student studying toward a science or science related degree.  More information here.

3.  Golden C'Art Scholarship:   The Golden C'Art Scholarship is awarded to a top performing Wairarapa student in a fine arts subject (sculpture, painting, design, photography), provided that the recipient is going on to study a fine arts or arts related course at a New Zealand Tertiary Institution.  More information here 

Read the stories of some of our scholarship recipients here.