Pacific Education Foundation Scholarships (PEF)

Applications have closed but will reopen in 2021.

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  • Tertiary Students and Future Students

 

To be eligible for these scholarships, you must be enrolled in a tertiary institution in New Zealand, be of Pacific Island descent and be a New Zealand citizen or resident. There are two types of scholarships available.

About PEF

PIPEF was established in 1972 (renamed to PEF in 2016) to encourage Pacific students into further education and is funded by the Ministry of Education. The Foundation’s board members reflect the modern Pacific Island community and its various cultures.

Ko 'etau ngaue fakatahataha te tau ikuna ai, "working together we will succeed”.

Undergraduate Scholarships

PEF will award scholarships for undergraduate study in any field, recipients will receive a grant of $5,000. Applications from mature students are welcome.

Postgraduate Scholarships

PEF will award scholarships for postgraduate study in any field, recipients will receive a grant of $10,000. Applications from mature students are welcome.

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