Scholarships and Grants

We are committed to helping people on their journey in the trades, whether they are looking at taking the first step in their journey or looking to develop themselves, or their team, further.

2019 Calendar

Scholarship Calendar - Sep 13

Want to know more? Check out our full suite of Scholarships and Grants below!

Outward Bound

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We offer BCITO apprentices who are looking to grow their leadership potential the chance to attend an Outward Bound course. The scholarship also aids in motivating apprentices to set career goals, growing tomorrows industry today.

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Mana Wāhine Outward Bound Scholarship

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As part of our diversity strategy we have several Outward Bound scholarships dedicated to helping our women apprentices grow their leadership capabilities.

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New Direction Scholarship

Chloe Davis 2019

We offer people looking to change career the opportunity to access study within the construction industry so they can enhance their career prospects with a formal BCITO qualification.

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Under Subscribed Trades Grant

2018 BM Scott

BCITO wishes to support companies in trade sectors where we are struggling to engage in training to encourage employers looking to take on new apprentices. 

We believe this support will help employers run successful long-term businesses, better placing them to provide ongoing investment in their trade sector.

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myBCITO Tools Grant

Tools Grant

One of the biggest expenses for students getting into an apprenticeship is the cost of tools. To help offset these costs for new apprentices who have previously engaged with us through the myBCITO platform or the BCATS programme, we are offering thirty (30) myBCITO Tools Grants.

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Employer Development Grant

2018 Employer Development Grant MGBL

This grant is offered to employers who are actively training BCITO apprentices. 

We believe this support will help employers run successful long-term businesses, better placing them to provide ongoing investment in training and employment within New Zealand's building industry.

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Diversity Scholarship

Pearl Baker 2019

BCITO wishes to offer support individuals from groups currently underrepresented in the construction trades, assisting them in undertaking a BCITO apprenticeship in a National Certificate, New Zealand Certificate or a Supervisor qualification.

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Graduate Scholarship

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We desperately need to up-skill our workforce. This scholarship offers ten recently qualified professionals the opportunity to access further study so they may enhance their career prospects. This will help to future-proof our industry.

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Auckland Grant

BCITO Auckland Grant

BCITO wishes to support companies in the Auckland region. This grant will give employers looking to take on new apprentices access to support to encourage training. We believe this support will help employers to run successful long-term businesses, better placing them to provide ongoing investment in their trade sector.

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