New Zealand Scholarship
"Students entering for the New Zealand Scholarship examinations must be, undertaking a course in the applicable areas of learning". This means that this year you must be taking the subject at school that you wish to enter for scholarship and/or attending tutorials in that subject.
Students who are achieving well across a particular subject are encouraged to enter Scholarship.
Cost of entry is free for domestic students.The fee for International students is $102.20 (GST incl.) per Scholarship subject. International Students planning to take Scholarship should discuss payment of this fee with Ms Hooper or Mrs Swan.
The following subjects taught at Westlake Girls are offered for Scholarship.
Design and Visual Communication
Earth and Space Science
Physical Education & Health
Te Reo Maori
Technology (generic) *
Visual Arts - Design
Visual Arts - Painting
Visual Arts - Printmaking
Visual Arts - Photography
Visual Arts - Sculpture
* Technology (generic) covers Biotechnology, Electronics and Control, Materials Technology, Production and Process, Food, Structures and Mechanisms, and Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Candidates will be able to submit a portfolio/report in one of those areas.