Welcome to The Whanganui Trust the charitable arm of Morikaunui Incorporation (Morikau).
Shareholders in Morikau and their descendents are eligible to apply for grants and scholarships from The Whanganui Trust. There are up to four Under-graduate Scholarships awarded annually and usually one Post-graduate Scholarship every second year. There is also an Agri-Business scholarship and a Farm Training or Trade Scholarship.
The only way of applying for grant or scholarship from the Trust is on one of the forms downloadable from here (see menu or links below. If you can't access them from here, please contact the office.
NOTE: For those attending Victoria University of Wellington, any award granted by the Trust will be matched by VUW.
Enquiries (and applications) should be addressed to:
The Whanganui Trust
PO Box 670
Tel: 06 348 7218
Education Awards: The application forms for these annual awards must be received no later than 31 March (or the next business day).
Community Grants: Application forms for these grants are accepted throughout the year, the grants are subject to the availability of funds.
General Grants: Application forms for these grants are accepted throughout the year, the grants are subject to the availability of funds.