Joe Walding Memorial Bursary

For candidates who are studying business courses at postgraduate level and based in the Manawatu-Whanganui or Wellington region.

Scholarship overview

Status: Open

Key facts

Value: $3,000
Duration: One year's duration
Number available: Multiple awards
Type of study: Postgraduate

Application dates

Applications open: 28 January 2023
Closing date: 31 March 2023


Eligibility restrictions: New Zealand citizen. Region-specific award.

The bursary was established in memory of the late Honourable J A Walding, Member of Parliament for Palmerston North, Minister of Overseas Trade and New Zealand High Commissioner in London.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for a postgraduate business student based in the Manawatu, Whanganui, or Wellington region.

Eligibility criteria

You must:

  • be a New Zealand citizen
  • normally reside in the Manawatu, Whanganui, or Wellington region
  • be studying in a specific subject area

Application checklist

Include the following with your application:

  • a supporting statement on your current financial need
  • a statement demonstrating your ties to the Manawatu-Whanganui region or the Wellington region

Selection considerations

When choosing our recipient, we will consider your academic achievements. We will also consider your financial need.