Undergraduate student grants

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Rehutai Aperahama Karena Midwifery Student Fund

Rae Abraham is a midwife of many years experience who is no longer practising but wishes to show support for the profession.

She has expressed the wish that funds donated to the College by her be used to pay for midwifery students’ memberships to the College for a year. She prefers the students to be Māori. If you wish to apply for this fund please email membership@nzcom.org.nz 

Midwifery Student Grants

The New Zealand College of Midwives offers the following grants to assist midwifery students in Bachelor of Midwifery programmes:

  • A grant of $750 for a second year student at each of the four schools of midwifery (four scholarships in total)
  • A grant of $1000 for a third year student at each of the four schools of midwifery (four scholarships in total)
  • A ‘Special Circumstances’ grant of $500 to one second or third year student

The Grants Advisory Committee will award the grants.

To apply, applicants must:

  • be a College member
  • intend to practise in New Zealand on graduation
  • provide two referees statements/letters (one from a lecturer at your midwifery school and one from your local College regional Chairperson)
  • provide a short statement on how the grant will benefit your studies

Please email your application to lynda.o@nzcom.org.nz

Applications are open 18 March until 24 May and are advertised in the March Issue of the Midwifery News.