Governance NZ

Grants available to Canterbury students


Applications are now open for the 2020 Vera Halligan Trust Study Grant and will close on 30 June 2020. View information sheet ...

How to apply

All applications should be emailed to the Chief Executive, Linda Noble and include:

  • Covering letter containing your contact details, your current course of study, and future study plans
  • Brief CV (2 pages)


The Vera Halligan Trust provides grants of up to $1,000 to recipients in the Canterbury Province to:

  • Assist in advancing adult education at any Tertiary or University institution in Canterbury. The study grant is available to full-time or part-time students who are studying in their final or honours year towards a management, business or accounting degree or diploma
  • Assist students enrolled in the Governance New Zealand Professional Education Programme studying towards gaining Associate Membership
  • Applicants must ordinarily be Canterbury residents.

View full entry details and articles on past recipients...