The Betty Loughhead Scholarship
The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship provides financial support to women over the age of 25 who are studying to either:
The Scholarship is intended to provide financial support for study, not fully fund it. Applicants must be enrolled in an NZQA-approved study programme. All study must be undertaken in New Zealand.
This scholarship is restricted to New Zealand citizens; Australian citizenship or a NZ Permanent Residence or similar visa are not accepted as alternatives.
The amount awarded can vary at the Trustees' discretion; previous awards have been ranged from $1,000 to $5,000. Distributions are made annually, and there can be more than one recipient each year. Preference will be given to applicants who have a proven record of academic achievement.
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