2018 TE REINGA AKATAUNGA’ANGA (COOK ISLANDS TERTIARY STUDY SUPPORT PROGRAMME)
Te Reinga Akataungaanga is based on providing opportunity for all Cook Islanders to gain the skills and knowledge they need for the lifestyle of their choice. A new range of support is available for those studying at the tertiary level either here at home or overseas. There is support for both academic and vocational study.
Scholarship Schemes you can apply for 2018 is as follows:.
- Full scholarship – This is intended for school leavers who are wanting to study in country and students who are already studying part time and want to fast track their degree by studying full time.
- Study Grant – This is for people in the workforce who are already studying at their own cost. This scholarship will cover their tuition fee and prescribed text books if successful
- Study Starter Pack – This is a one off grant to school leavers and matured applicants to travel overseas to undertake full time study.
- Full Scholarship – This is for Cook Islands students who have successfully completed their first year of study in New Zealand.
- International Student Success Grant – Cook Islands students who are pursuing tertiary studies privately overseas may apply for 50% reimbursement for tuition fees. This is based on the number of papers passed during the calendar year.