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- What does the scholarship get me?
- Length of award
- Number of awards offered
- Purpose of award
- Selection criteria
- What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
- How do students apply?
- How and when do students learn of the decision?
- Decision makers
- History or background of award
- Additional information
- For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
What does the scholarship get me?
Up to $5,000 pa
Closing dates for applications
Next: 6 December 2019
Length of award
Maximum of four years full time study.
For part time students the scholarship may be given for up to five years.
Number of awards offered
Purpose of award
The Trust operates and funds the Dillon Scholarship which provides financial assistance to people who have significant disabilities and who will be undertaking tertiary education.
1. Students planning to go to or are already at University or polytechnic or other New Zealand based institution recognised by NZQA.
2. Students whose home base is within the Bay of Plenty.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
Scholarship recipients are required to forward a brief progress report or their results to the Trust at mid-year and at the close of each academic year.
How do students apply?
How and when do students learn of the decision?
Scholarship funds will be released to successful applications on receipt of all required documents and proof of registration at the tertiary institution of their choice.
All applications will be assessed by a panel of Trustees. Some applicants may be asked to meet with the panel.
History or background of award
Baytrust operates and funds the Dillon Scholarship.
The scholarship funds will be released to the successful applicants upon proof of registration at the tertiary institution of their choice.
For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact
Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently. The administrator of this record last updated this information in November 2019.