GettyImages-182782711 cropped landscapeWe are extremely proud to tell you about our new initiative: the UHY Haines Norton $6,000 Study Scholarship 2016. This is a NZ$6,000 grant towards study fees of an undergraduate Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Business Studies to a Year 13 student attending selected West Auckland secondary schools.  The grant is awarded as NZ$2,000 each year for three consecutive years of study, payable directly to the recipient’s student loan.

Our firm is passionate about providing talented, ambitious young people with the opportunity to firmly establish their study and career path.  Our scholarship aims to recognise and support a deserving West Auckland student who could be a future superstar of the financial services sector.  We want to show tomorrow’s young professionals that West Auckland offers excellent employment options with real opportunities.

Who is Eligible to Enter?

Year 13 students currently enrolled and attending St Dominic’s College, ACG Sunderland College, Waitakere College, Liston College, Henderson High School, Kaipara College, Massey High School, Rutherford College, Kelston Boys’ High School or Kelston Girls’ College.  Nominations opened on 1st May 2016 and will close on 15th August 2016.

What Are We Looking For in a Nominee?

We are looking for deserving students with a passion for finance and numbers, who excel in subjects such as business, accounting, economics and maths, and have a desire to pursue a career in commerce.  In addition to academic achievement, students who demonstrate involvement in additional areas such as sports, arts, culture or clubs will be viewed favourably, as will experience in leadership roles or community involvement.

Who Can Nominate a Student?

Students may nominate themselves, or be nominated by family, guardians, friends, teachers or anyone close enough to the student to identify them as an ideal recipient for the scholarship.  Students may be nominated more than once.

Scholarship Application Form

All nominations must be submitted via the online application form at

For more information and full Terms and Conditions, please visit our website