About Grant

Grant Purpose:

To support our beneficiaries into higher education and promote their success stories as they achieve results in their chosen fields

Grant Criteria:

Trustees will consider applications for a grant from students who satisfy BOTH of the following criteria:

  • You must be a current owner or a benefciary of a Shareholder or Whanau Trust
  • Students must be enrolled in Year 9 or above at a recognised Secondary Boarding School and Boarding Hostel as a FULL TIME student and border.
  • This grant is provided to assist with accommodation costs associated with Boarding Schools.
Registration Process:
  • You must be a current owner or a beneficiary of an Individual Owner or Whanau Trust.
  • Your allocated BE No.  Contact office if unknown
  • If you have not registered click here to register REGISTER 
Approval Of Grants:
  • All applications will be referred to the Grants Sub Committee for assessment
  • Grants approved will be paid directly to the Secondary Boarding Hostel 
  • Grants will be paid during the month of April


What You Need Before You Apply

The Trust requires a letter on school letterhead stating: Download Sample Letter

  • Letter from School stating all info below
  • Confirmation of Hostel Enrolment
  • Boarding Fees for 2020
  • School Bank Account No.
  • Student Payment reference

Application Process

Apply For Boarding School Grant

2020 Boarding School Grant - Opening Soon 


Instructions for applying online

If you do not know your Beneficiary (BE) number, please contact the office

Smart phone users

Our online applications support mobile devices.  Take photos of your required documentation and upload them where required as you progress through the form.  All photos must be visible/readable.  Unclear photos will delay the processing of your grant.