Merimeri Penfold Scholarship Application

The Merimeri Penfold Education Trust provides an annual University scholarship for qualifying Ngati Kuri descendants.

The $5,000 scholarship is managed by the Ngati Kuri scholarship board who will determine the recipient of the scholarship based on the guidelines listed in the article announcing this scholarship and on the main funding page.

Your Details


Contact Information

Home Address



(find your postcode)

Mailing Address (if different)

Education Details

Tertiary Provider

Qualification being sought


Supporting Documents

File Size limit 2MB per attachment

Attach a scan of your transcript or other record of your previous years of study.


How I will use my studies to further the interests of Ngāti Kuri (300 words max).

Other Comments/Questions


Yes, I confirm that:

  • I am signed up on the Ngāti Kuri Iwi Register
  • That the above information I have provided is true and correct.
  • I acknowledge that the information provided by me is subject to the Privacy Act 1993; and that I agree that the Ngāti Kurí Trust Board may use this information to maintain its contact database.
  • I wish to receive private and other notices by post and/or email relating to funding and scholarships as well as general Ngāti Kuri news and events.
  • If my application is successful I will submit a report about how the funds were used and the impact it had on my education and that this report may be used as the basis for articles in Trust Board communications.