2019 Applications NOW OPEN
Ngati Whakaue Education Endowment Trust Board is pleased to make available up to $40,000 per annum for grants (not limited to one grant) to support, develop and nurture Ngati Whakaue-Te Arawa Writers.

For further information CLICK HERE

The 2018 November Milestone online report form is open, closing on Friday 30th November 2018

For existing 2018 project holders only.  Click here to login to your online report form



2019/20 Scholarship NOW OPEN

The Ngati Whakaue Education Endowment Trust Board in conjunction with Toi Ohomai and MDA Experiences are proud to support the Ngati Whakaue Education Endowment Adventure Tourism Scholarship Programme. This scholarship is established to assist Ngati Whakaue descendants to obtain employment, training and junior leadership positions within the Adventure Tourism industry and obtain qualifications in various hospitality areas including:

  • Certificate of Adventure Tourism
  • Diploma in Adventure Tourism

Applications for the 2019 Scholarship are invited from:

  • Ngati Whakaue descendants of an original Owner in the Pukeroa Oruawhata Block; or
  • Descendants of one or more of the 6 Koromatua of Ngati Whakaue

Full information is contained in the documents below, please click on the links to view and print.  Hard copies may be obtained from NWEETB office.   

For all enquiries please contact Nick Chater at Toi Ohomai via email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

»Scholarship Prospectus
»Scholarship application form

Completed application forms must be submitted to Nick Chater at Toi Ohomai, as per the application document.

Applications close on Friday 16th November 2018.



2019/20 Scholarship NOW OPEN
The Ngati Whakaue Education Endowment Trust Board in conjunction with Toi Ohomai and MDA Experiences are proud to support the Ngati Whakaue Education Endowment Adventure Tourism Scholarship Programme.

For further information please  CLICK HERE


In 2013 The Endowment and Sudima Hotels launched a joint venture scholarship to assist Ngati Whakaue descendants to obtain employment and training positions with Sudima Hotels, and obtain qualifications in various hospitality areas.


2019 Scholarship - NOW OPEN

Applications are now open, calling for 2019 intake.  Please click on the link below (to Sudima Hotel) to view/print the Prospectus containing information on the Scholarship, and also the Application form. 
Hard copies of these documents are also available at the Secretary's office, but for all enquiries, please contact Sudima Hotel (details contained in the documents)
»Sudima Hotel
Closing date:  Sunday 4th November

View video clip below by past scholarship recipient Awatere Douglas

(Te Reo Maori)



NWEETB Policy: » Click here to view



‘Kia Maanu Kia Ora’
Stay afloat to stay alive

Sponsorship is available to Ngati Whakaue children aged 0 to 14 years to assist with costs to attend SwimMagic Rotorua (formerly Rotorua Lakes Swim School) at Rotorua Lakes Council Aquatic Centre.

Successful applicants will be required to pay their enrolment fee each term. On their child meeting the attendance criteria, they will receive reimbursement of 75% of their term fee.
3yrs to 14yrs - 80% attendance         0 to 3yrs - 60% attendance.  

SwimMagic will provide a report to NWEETB at the end of each term. Those who do not meet the attendance criteria will not receive a refund, and will not be eligible for sponsorship in the next term, and for the remainder of the year.

Full details regarding eligibility criteria and sponsorship conditions are contained in the application form.

Applications open each year (subject to Board confirmation) late November, closing mid December, to enable processing and advice to successful applicants in time for Term 1 enrolment.

Application must be made each year for sponsorship.   Sponsorship rolls over term by term during the current year subject to swimmers meeting the attendance criteria.  Numbers are limited.

»view policy


Applications are now OPEN 

Closing date:  Friday 14th December 2018

  • Numbers are limited to 150 so first in first served basis.
IMPORTANT:  If you have been participating in the 2018 programme, you must still complete a new application for 2019