The New Zealand Government is reminding all interested scholarship applicants that the deadline of submission of applications for the 2016 school year is on July 31.
The New Zealand Government through the New Zealand Aid Programme offers scholarships for eligible postgraduate students from the Philippines to undertake development-related studies at a tertiary institution in New Zealand. An indicative allocation of 18 scholarships is made available for Filipinos who wish to obtain a postgraduate degree (i.e. postgraduate diplomas, master degrees or doctorates) in New Zealand commencing in 2016.
New Zealand ASEAN Scholarships empower individuals with the knowledge, skills, and qualifications to contribute to economic, social, and political development within the Philippines.
The scholarship aim to contribute to the achievement of the Philippine human resource development objectives, particularly in areas where New Zealand has recognized expertise.
Priority themes for this year are agriculture development, renewable energy, disaster risk management, public sector management and private sector development. Applications are welcome from the public, private and civil society sectors.
The BatoBalani Foundation Inc., with its commitment of uplifting the quality of education in the country, is assisting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) through the New Zealand Embassy in searching for the Filipinos who will most benefit from the opportunity to study in New Zealand and will contribute to the development of the Philippine on their return.
Full details of the scholarship and application form are available on the New Zealand Aid Programme website: www.aid.govt.nz/funding-and-contracts/scholarships/eligible-countries/philippine.
For more information, call 892-5462 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.