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Trades scholarships up for grabs in Auckland

posted: 11:00 am - 21st November 2018

Hundreds of Māori and Pacific people are being offered long-term help to climb the career ladder in Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland’s booming trades industry. Māori and Pasifika Trades Training (MPTT) Auckland has more than 650 scholarships available for 2019 as part of its work to build a qualified trades workforce. Read more

Masterchef judge encourages next generation to dream big

posted: 4:00 pm - 16th November 2018

Allowing young people to follow their dreams is the greatest gift anyone can give according to Masterchef: The Professionals star Monica Galetti. Read more

Attendees leave Summit feeling optimistic

posted: 12:00 pm - 16th November 2018

Hope and positivity were key themes to emerge from the Pacific Aotearoa Vision Summit at Auckland’s Eden Park. Read more

Summit signals fresh start for Pacific vision

posted: 9:00 am - 15th November 2018

The Pacific Aotearoa Vision Summit has signalled the start of something new, a fresh start filled with hope. It is just the start of the conversation around how Pacific peoples who call New Zealand home, can live prosperous, healthy and vibrant lives. Read more

Toloa programme deadlines extended - applications close December 10, 2018

posted: 4:00 pm - 14th November 2018

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples has extended the application deadlines for the Toloa Tertiary Scholarships and the Toloa Community Fund until December 10, 2018. Read more