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Prime Minister's Athlete Scholarships

The Prime Minister's Scholarship Programme helps emerging athletes to pursue tertiary study and elite-level sport development at the same time. The programme helps retain talented athletes in their sports, and also helps transition our athletes into a career pathway. Established in 2000, the programme supports the achievement of tertiary and vocational qualifications while pursuing excellence in sport.

Athletes that are currently part of Rowing New Zealand High Performance Programme are entitled to apply for a Prime Minister's Scholarship. i.e Athletes that have been selected into one of four Regional Performance Centres (RPC's). Athletes must also meet the criteria set out in the Prime Minister's Athlete Scholarship Guide.

Please see here the link to the HPSNZ website: https://hpsnz.org.nz/investments-and-scholarships/...

If you require any further assistance please contact Criss Strange HPSNZ Athlete Life Advisor criss.strange@hpsnz.org.nz or 027 297 5123