The New Horizons for Women Second-Chance Education Foundation Studies Awards are for women who are enrolled in a New Zealand approved tertiary qualification and who do not already have a tertiary qualification. The awards are a one off grant to help with study and/or living expenses.

To apply for a Foundation Study Award you must meet all the following eligibility criteria:

The applicant is a woman, who:

  • Does not already have a tertiary qualification
  • Is enrolled in a NZ approved tertiary qualification
  • Is studying towards a certificate/foundation programme NZQA Level 1 to 4, that is at least one semester in duration.
  • Is a New Zealand citizen or holds a resident class visa
  • Lives in New Zealand
  • Has not previously received a NHWT Second-Chance Education Foundation Study Award

The awards are for $1000 for one year.

Closing dates for applications: 1st March 2017. Applications must be submitted by midday! Information on how to apply for the award can be found here.