Application Process

Stage 1: Written Application - due 5pm, 26 July 2019.  No late applications will be accepted.
  1. Complete the TINZT Scholarship Application form (below).
  2. Include the following supportive evidence with your applications:
    • Official transcript of your current results in a tourism-related course at an NZQA-accredited tertiary institute in New Zealand.
    • Your enrolment information for your final year of study
    • Your current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Certified copy of your birth certificate or passport (certified by your education provider)
    • Head and shoulder photo (high resolution Jpeg)
    • Supporting evidence such as:
      • School awards and/or certificates
      • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or independent referee or tourism industry operator. 
Stage 2: Interview - 7 August 2019
The TINZT Scholarship panel will shortlist up to four applicants for an interview to further evaluate their application and passion for a career in tourism.  

All applicants will be notified by 14 August 2019 as to the outcome of their application.  

Application Tips
Ensure your points are realistic, concise and tourism industry related.
  • Visit the Tourism Industry Aotearoa website ( to help inform your application.
  • Be creative so that your application stands out.
  • Proof read your application.