Māori Trades and Training to get $5.5m funding boost

Māori Trades and Training to get $5.5m funding boost

The New Zealand Government made a new funding announcement at midday on Monday that Whānau and communities in Tairāwhiti-East Coast, Northland-Tai Tokerau and the Bay of Plenty will be set to receive a further boost. Announcing the boost, it will be for Māori Trades and Training to Social Development and...

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Media industry needs ‘education action’ to grow Creative Economy for recovery

Media industry needs ‘education action’ to grow Creative Economy for recovery

An urgent call for action to transform New Zealand's creative sector into an economic engine will help with recovery following COVID-19 implications on the economy. UP Education Group CEO Mark Rushworth says that unleashing the creative economy can give insights for industry leaders working within the creative sector to improve...

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Greens welcome NZ History being implemented into Education

Greens welcome NZ History being implemented into Education

Education spokesperson Teanau Tuiono from the Green Party has welcomed a recent decision by the Government in its first step to implement New Zealand's own history into the curriculum. “It has been a long time coming, and I look forward to engaging with my communities about sharing their regional whakapapa...

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International students to return to New Zealand for study

International students to return to New Zealand for study

The Government has announced that a limited number of international students will soon be returning to New Zealand to continue their studies amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Universities New Zealand (UNZ) Chief Executive Chris Whelan announced that this would be happening as soon as possible, “We look forward to extending this...

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$80k in Scholarships: Graduate Women New Zealand

$80k in Scholarships: Graduate Women New Zealand

Graduate Women New Zealand (GWNZ) has awarded more than $1,000,000 in scholarship grants for women's education since the year 2010. For women's studies in 2021, GWNZ has awarded over $81,000 for 12 scholarship winners. The awards were selected from 115 applicants, and the awardees were chosen for their academic excellence...

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