2019 Scholarships and Grants

Are you enthusiastic about a future career in the hospitality and tourism industry?

QRC awards two National Scholarships this year; one for the Hospitality Management Diploma and one for the Adventure Tourism Management Diploma. Our scholarships are based on merit and a true passion for the industry.

Queenstown 2019 National Scholarship

Value and duration

The QRC National Scholarship will cover the cost of students’ full second year Diploma tuition fee ($13,312).

What are we looking for?
  • Enthusiasm for the industry: the desire to pursue a career in hospitality or adventure tourism.
  • Commitment and professionalism: a motivation to succeed academically, be a QRC Ambassador and leader for our student body.
  • Personal excellence: a good academic record and demonstrated achievement in a range of extracurricular, sporting, community and leadership activities.
Who Is Eligible?

Scholarships are open to Citizens or Permanent Residents of New Zealand. Scholarship recipients must begin Diploma study in 2019.

How Do I Apply?

To apply, you need to complete a QRC National Scholarships Application Form, a synopsis about yourself (as detailed in the application form), a QRC Diploma Application and attach any relevant supporting documents. These must all be submitted to admissions@qrc.ac.nz by Friday August 31st at 5pm 2018.

Download the application forms:

What Else Do I Need To Know?

The Scholarships are for study at the Queenstown campus only. Make sure to read and understand the Terms and Conditions of Scholarship as detailed in the QRC 2018 National Scholarships Application Form.

QRC Tai Tokerau Study Grants

If you are a Domestic student interested in studying at QRC Tai Tokerau Resort College, you may be eligible for a study grant.

Who is Eligible?

Study Grants are means tested based on your family’s combined house hold income and to qualify you need to apply for and subsequently qualify for a StudyLink Student Allowance.

1. Apply to QRC. Send your application to QRC Admissions (admissions@qrc.ac.nz), complete the admissions process. Then receive a Conditional Offer of Place.

2. Apply for StudyLink. StudyLink is the government organisation that allocates Student Loans to cover your tuition and living costs.  Visit the StudyLink website and complete the application process.

3. If your household income is proven by StudyLink to be $80,000 or less you will qualify for the reduced fees. 

4. Send your StudyLink documentation to the QRC Students Accounts Manager at accounts@qrc.ac.nz.

Value

QRC Study Grants of up to $9,812 are available. If you are eligible, a Grant will reduce Tuition Fees from $13,312 per year to $3,500.

QRC Tai Tokerau Scholarships

QRC will be awarding two Tai Tokerau Scholarships this year; one for the Hospitality Management Diploma and one Certificate in Cookery. Our scholarships are based on merit and a true passion for the industry.

Value and duration

The scholarships offers up to $6,000 towards accommodation at the QRC Tai Tokerau Halls of Residence.

What are we looking for?
  • Enthusiasm for the industry: the desire to pursue a career in hospitality or adventure tourism.
  • Commitment and professionalism: a motivation to succeed academically, be a QRC Ambassador and leader for our student body.
  • Personal excellence: a good academic record and demonstrated achievement in a range of extracurricular, sporting, community and leadership activities.
Who is eligible?

Scholarships are open to Citizens or Permanent Residents of New Zealand. Scholarship recipients must begin study in 2019, at QRC Tai Tokerau Resort College or QRC Culinary.

How do I apply?

To apply, you need to complete a QRC Tai Tokerau Scholarships Application Form, a synopsis about yourself (as detailed in the application form), a QRC Programme Application and attach any relevant supporting documents. These must all be submitted to admissions@qrc.ac.nz by Friday 28 September 5pm 2018.

Download the application form:

What else do i need to know?

The Scholarships are for study at the Tai Tokerau/ Culinary campus only. Make sure to read and understand the Terms and Conditions of Scholarship as detailed in the Scholarships Application Form.

Further questions?

You can email admissions@qrc.ac.nz