Here for Good Scholarship


Students studying for an accounting, architecture, dentistry,engineering, law, medical or veterinary science degree in New Zealand and who actively contribute or participate in a group, association, community activity or volunteer programme for the benefit of others can apply for $1,000 each quarter to help towards their study or living costs.

How to apply

Students are asked to write up to 1,000 words detailing their volunteer activity and how this benefits them in life and in their chosen future profession.

All applications must be received on time, by email to with the subject line “MAS Here for Good scholarship”. 

Please ensure your application meets all the entry criteria and you have read the terms and conditions carefully. You will receive an automated email confirming the receipt of your application, if you do not, please check the email address you have used is correct.

Application Timing

Elective Period Applications Open Applications Close Judging Period Scholarship Awarded
Jul – Sept 19 6 Jun 2019 27 Jun 2019 28 Jun – 3 Jul 2019 4 Jul 2019 [CLOSED]
Oct – Dec 19 3 Jul 2019 30 Aug 2019 2 – 13 Sep 2019 16 Sep 2019 [CLOSED]
Jan – March 20 2 Sep 2019 1 Nov 2019 4 – 15 Nov 2019 18 Nov 2019

Scholarship Recipient Criteria

By submitting an entry for this Scholarship, the applicant agrees that if they win they will be required to share their volunteer experiences by:

Writing a blog for MAS to share which must include photos and may include video if available. The blog should also include how the scholarship will help towards their devlopment.