POPO scholarships for Pasifika studying Health Sciences at Otago

The POPO Foundation Programme Scholarship 2020 will open for applications on June 1st 2019.

Applications will open on June 1st and close on August 1st so please encourage students to apply before the end of Term Two.  

The POPO Foundation Programme is for Pacific students intending on studying Health Sciences at University. Foundation Year offers a university entrance qualification recognised by all New Zealand universities and the qualification prepares students academically for their first year of study.

What does the Scholarship provide?

–          A guaranteed place in a University of Otago Residential College

–          A subsidy towards the accommodation fees at a University of Otago Residential College

–          Private tutorials for Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Maths

–          A dedicated, full-time Programme Coordinator

–          Progress and attendance monitored to keep students on track

–          Mentoring with senior students to aid in adjusting to life at Otago

POPO Foundation Scholarship Poster One

Visit www.otago.ac.nz/pirssu after June 1st to apply!