Hoe Tahi Addiction Scholarship

Hoe Tahi Addiction Scholarship

The Hoe Tahi Addiction Scholarships are for those intending to undertake study in 2017 in a qualification which contributes to minimising addiction-related harm.  The Hoe Tahi addiction scholarships aim to strengthen the addiction treatment workforce by growing the capability of those working to minimise addiction-related harm. 

 

INFORMATION

The Hoe Tahi Addiction Scholarships are for those intending to undertake study in 2017 in a qualification which contributes to minimising addiction-related harm.

 

PURPOSE

The Hoe Tahi addiction scholarships aim to strengthen the addiction treatment workforce by growing the capability of those working to minimise addiction-related harm. 

 

ELIGIBILITY

Candidates should be:

  • A New Zealand citizen or New Zealand permanent resident.
  • Interested in a career within the addiction treatment system.
  • Studying in New Zealand.
  • Study MUST be relevant to working in the addiction treatment sector or contributing to the minimisation of addiction-related harm.
  • Those already working in the health sector, allied system and addiction sector wanting to enhance their understanding and knowledge of working with people who experience addiction related harm.

 

PRIORITY AREAS:

  • Addiction practitioners of Māori and or Pacifica descent
  • Those working in kaupapa ake services
  • Youth practitioners
  • Youth rangatahi
  • Applicants with lived experience thinking of a career in the addiction treatment system

 

VALUE

The value of the scholarship is up to $5,000.00 and subject to study hours, fees, costs, and any other grants or scholarships awarded in 2017.

 

REQUIREMENTS  

  • Complete an online application with all required information attached or provided to the scholarships team before the closing date.
  • Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

 

KEY DATES

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. 

Applications open: 1 November 2016

Applications close: 16 January 2017 at 5.00pm

Good luck to all the applicants!

 

For information please contact our Te Rau Matatini Scholarships Team on 0800 MATATINI (0800 628 284) or e-mail us.