Callaghan Innovation-Powered Scholarships

Please note, all applications for Callaghan Scholarships (Palmerston North, Hamilton and Dunedin) are now closed. If you are applying for the Ministry of Youth Development Hurunui District Council Scholarship, click here.

The Social Experiment has partnered with Callaghan Innovation, New Zealand’s Innovation Agency, to foster innovation and entrepreneurship, with a focus on empowering young people. Callaghan Innovation is generously powering a number of fully-funded scholarships for each Experiment. Scholarship recipients shall be between 18 - 27 years. The following factors will be taken into account when awarding scholarships:

  • Ethnicity

  • Iwi affiliation

  • Gender  

  • How your Whanau / community could benefit from this opportunity

  • Why you would like to participant in the Experiment  

  • Any circumstances of hardship  

  • Any additional factors that indicate that you are deserving of a scholarship

Next Experiments:

Hamilton, 2-3 March 2019 (Applications Have Closed)

Dunedin, 9-10 March 2019 (Applications Have Closed)

Questions? Email