This scholarship is for adults already in the workforce who are enrolled or intending to enrol in a course of study to change careers. The scholarship provides financial assistance toward course fees for recognised study and training programmes by an approved education provider in New Zealand.
To recognise the contribution MTLT tenants make to Masterton by employing and supporting local people through leasing community-owned property. This scholarship is for costs associated with a work-related training course for employees of Trust tenants.
Named for the Masterton-born, Nobel Prize-winning chemist, the MTLT Alan MacDiarmid Science Scholarship is awarded to Wairarapa’s top performing science or mathematics student who is going on to related tertiary study at a New Zealand university. Chemistry is a compulsory subject to be eligible for this scholarship. This scholarship is not open for application – students are recommended by the Wairarapa Secondary Principals’ Association.
An annual scholarship awarded to the region’s top performing art student, who is going on to study an arts-related course at the tertiary level in New Zealand. Previously called the Golden C’Art Scholarship. This scholarship is not open for application – students are recommended by the Wairarapa Secondary Principals’ Association.
Available from 2023, the MTLT Humanities Scholarship is awarded to a top-performing student, who is going on to a humanities-related subject at the tertiary level in New Zealand. This scholarship is not open for application – students are recommended by the Wairarapa Secondary Principals’ Association.
Former Masterton student Anika Stewart was awarded the Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship to contribute towards her studies at Canterbury University for a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours. Anika was Wairarapa College’s Proxime Accessit for 2022...
Former St Matthews/Rathkeale top art student Stella Masters received the 2023 Golden C’Art Scholarship to support her study towards a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Canterbury University.
Kian Jones received the 2022 Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship to support his studies towards a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. Kian was recommended by the Wairarapa Secondary Principals’ Association for the scholarship in recognition of...