Keir Trust Study Awards at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) New Zealand 2022/2023

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Keir Trust Study Awards at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) New Zealand 2022/2023

The Keir Trust Study Awards application is ongoing at the Auckland University of Technology. In this article, we will be discussing the scholarship, its worth, its eligibility, and the application process.

About Auckland University of Technology

The Auckland University of Technology (AUT) started as Auckland Technical School in 1895, offering evening classes only. Daytime classes began in 1906 and its name was changed to Auckland Technical College. In 1913 it was renamed Seddon Memorial Technical College.

In the early 1960s educational reforms resulted in the separation of secondary and tertiary teaching; two educational establishments were formed; the tertiary (polytechnic) adopting the name Auckland Technical Institute (ATI) in 1963 and the secondary school also bearing the same name.

Today, the AUT has three campuses: City (in Auckland CBD), North and South, as well as the training institute,with city and north campuses offer student accommodation. AUT runs a shuttle bus service between the three campuses.

 The AUT also offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs to its over 29,000 students  across its five faculties. These programs are offered at both undergraduate and postgraduate (both doctoral and Master) degrees, as well as sub-degree qualifications such as diplomas and certificates.

Programs are offered in the areas/fields of

  • Applied sciences
  • Art and design
  • Business
  • Business information systems
  • Communication studies
  • Computer and information sciences
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health care practice
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Languages
  • Law
  • Mathematical science
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
  • Occupational therapy
  • Oral health
  • Paramedicine and emergency management
  • Māori development
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology
  • Psychotherapy
  • Public health
  • Rehabilitation and occupation studies
  • Social science
  • Sport and recreation.

There is also the New Zealand Tourism Research Institute (NZTRI), which brings together local and international experts in tourism and hospitality. It was established in 1999 by Professor Simon Milne and is located in the School of Hospitality and Tourism. 

Why you should study at Auckland University of Technology?

There are many reasons to study at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) in New Zealand. First, AUT is located in Auckland, which is a beautiful and vibrant city. There are many things to see and do in Auckland, and it is a great place to live. Second, AUT offers a wide range of programs and courses to choose from. You can find a program that suits your interests and needs. Third, AUT has world-class facilities and resources.

The university has modern buildings and state-of-the-art equipment. Fourth, AUT has a strong commitment to research and teaching excellence. The university attracts top scholars from all over the world. Fifth, AUT provides a supportive environment for students. The university has a wide range of support services available to help you succeed in your studies.

Overall, there are many reasons to study at Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand. The university offers a great location, a wide range of programs, world-class facilities, and a commitment to excellence.

What is the Keir Trust Study Award at Auckland University of Technology?

The Keir Trust Study Award at Auckland University of Technology is worth between NZ$13,000 to NZ$18,000 and can be used to cover the cost of tuition, travel, and living expenses.

To be eligible for the Keir Trust Study Award, students must be enrolled in an AUT degree programme and have a GPA of 3.5 or above. They must also be planning to study abroad for one semester or more.

The Keir Trust Study Award is named after Dr John Keir, who was a professor at AUT from 1994 to 2004. Dr Keir was a strong advocate for international education and was instrumental in setting up many of the university’s international programmes.

What are the requirements for the Keir Trust Study Awards?

In order to be eligible for the Keir Trust Study Awards, applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Auckland University of Technology (AUT). They must also have a strong academic record and demonstrate financial need.

How to Apply for the Keir Trust Study Award

To apply for the Keir Trust Study Award, you must be a student at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) in New Zealand. You must also be planning to study abroad for one semester or one academic year.

To apply, you will need to submit an application here and a personal statement. You will also need to provide proof of your enrollment at AUT and evidence of your plans to study abroad. The deadline for applications is September 30, 2022.

For more information about the Keir Trust Study Award, please visit the AUT website or contact the International Office at AUT.

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Eligibility Requirements for the Keir Trust Study Award

In order to be eligible for the Keir Trust Study Award, students must be enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at AUT. They must also have a strong academic record and have demonstrated financial need.

The Keir Trust Study Award is a merit-based scholarship, so students must demonstrate their academic excellence in order to be considered. The selection committee will also take into account the student’s personal circumstances when making their decision.

Applicants for the Keir Trust Study Award must complete an online application form and submit it by the deadline. They will also need to provide supporting documentation, such as their CV, transcripts, and a personal statement.

In summary, you must fulfill the following conditions to be eligible:

  • The applicants for Keir Trust Study Awards 2022 should be citizens and permanent residents of New Zealand.
  • The candidates for the Keir Trust Study Awards should have the determination to succeed in their chosen area.
  • The applicants for the Keir Trust Study Awards should meet the necessities of the AUT program.
  • The candidates should not receive any other scholarship unless with the express approval of The Keir Trust.
  • The applicants for the Keir Trust Study Awards are expected to act as mentors to first-year students in their second year.

What are the benefits of the Keir Trust Study Award?

1. The Keir Trust Study Award provides recipients with a unique opportunity to study at one of the world’s leading universities.

2. The Award is open to students from New Zealand, and provides full tuition fees plus a living allowance.

3. Recipients of the Award will have the opportunity to study at either the Auckland or Wellington campus of AUT, and will be able to choose from a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

When is the deadline for application?

The deadline for applications for the Keir Trust Study Awards at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) New Zealand is September 30, 2022.

Conclusion

We are extremely proud to be able to offer the Keir Trust Study Awards at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) in New Zealand for 2022/2023. This is a fantastic opportunity for students from New Zealand and Australia to study at one of the leading universities in Australasia.

The Keir Trust Study Awards will cover the cost of tuition fees and also provide a living allowance, so that students can focus on their studies and enjoy their time in New Zealand. We hope that this award will help you achieve your academic goals and we look forward to welcoming you to AUT.

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