Graduate scholarship

BCITO wishes to give graduates of BCITO apprenticeships the opportunity to access further study so that they may enhance their career prospects. This will help to future-proof our industry which currently has a shortage of supervisors and managers.

Applications are currently closed.

Graduate Scholarship

How many scholarships are available?

Ten (10) scholarships are available each year. Individuals can only be awarded a Graduate Scholarship once.

How much are the scholarships worth?

Each scholarship is for up to $3,000 incl GST (if applicable).

Who is eligible?

Any BCITO graduate who completes (or is completing) in the specified calendar year may apply. Applications are currently closed.

What can this scholarship be used for?

You can use the BCITO graduate scholarship for any training programme which best suits your career development. Some examples include

  • short courses or seminars on small business management, estimating or contract management
  • a National Certificate or New Zealand Certificate in a different area of study
  • higher-level business-related qualifications

NOTE: Please check with the provider to ensure the course/programme isn’t covered under the ‘No Fees’ scheme.

How do graduates apply?

Download and complete the application form and send it to us via post or email.

How will applications be considered

All applications will be considered by BCITO’s Executive Leadership Team (ELT). They may request additional information from the applicant or from their Training Advisor. Successful applicants will demonstrate how well the intended use of the funds, meets the purpose of the grant/scholarship.

How and when will applicants be notified?

All applicants will be notified by mail or phone within one month of the application close date. Those awarded, will also be published in our e-news, and must be available for media interview if required.

Want to know more?

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