Career Change Awards

Awards: one award for $3000
Open:1 March to 15 April 2020
Awards advised: Mid-June 2020
Awards-made: July and August 2020

Purpose of the awards
The Career Change Award is to assist a woman who is changing the focus of her career and entering a non-traditional field for women.

Eligibility criteria
Before you apply please ensure you meet ALL the following eligibility criteria:
A woman, who:

  • Is changing career focus and entering a non-traditional field for women
  • Is enrolled in a NZ approved tertiary qualification or trade apprenticeship
  • Is 35 years or over as at 15 April 2020
  • Is a New Zealand citizen or holds a resident class visa, and currently lives in New Zealand
  • Has not previously received a NHWT:HK Award

Selection criteria                                                                                                                                                                                                          When selecting an awardee, the selection panel consider the following:

  • Career direction
  • Academic achievements
  • Financial circumstances
  • Personal circumstances

How to apply for an award
If you are eligible for this award please complete the online application form under Specific Purpose Awards.