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Twilight Concerts scholarships


The Twilight Concerts Tertiary Study Award is designed to recognise and assist Katikati students who have demonstrated artistic talent and potential and who are pursuing a career in the arts. This award is also available to adult students who fit our criteria and reside in the designated area.


To financially assist Katikati students who intend to pursue or are already pursuing a career in the arts.

To increase the number of artists in the Katikati region.

To encourage the development of talent in the arts.


An applicant is eligible for consideration if they are:

Studying at tertiary level in one of the following categories:




Film & Stage Production.




Residing in, or whose family home is in, the Katikati area as defined by the boundaries of the Western Bay of Plenty District Council north of the Wairoa River.

If shortlisted, following the application you will be required to attend an interview by appointment, the following week after closing November 30 2018.

The successful applicants should be available to accept the award at the first Twilight Concert to be held on Saturday January 5 2019, at the Haiku Reserve.

Level of Funding

Up to two scholarships may be awarded in any one year.

Each scholarship will be for up to NZ$2000.

The scholarship will be paid as follows: Where possible the scholarship money will be paid directly to the relevant tertiary institution for the payment of fees and other ancillary expenses. Otherwise the money will be paid directly to the applicant to reimburse expenses once proof of payment of these costs has been given to the Twilight Concerts Committee.

How to apply

Applicants must complete the application form – please also attach any other relevant information.

The deadline for submitting the application is 5pm on November 30, 2018.

All applicants will be informed of the Committee's decisions by December 14, 2018.

Applicants must supply the names and phone numbers of two people prepared to act as referees.

An application form is downloadable here (Adobe Acrobat document)

or from
Katikati College office
the Katikati Advertiser office
Katikati Information Centre.Download scholarship application form

Completed application forms should be sent to:

Mural Town Twilight Concerts
PO Box 315
Katikati 3166

or emailed to us at katikaticoncerts@gmail.com


Further inquiries

Further inquiries can be made by contacting
Isobel Thomson
07 549 5266 or
Mobile 021 119 6089
email: atit@orcon.net.nz
Dianne Somers-Edgar
07 549 3522 or
Mobile 021 222 2876
email: dsomersedgar@gmail.com


Past scholarship winners

Click here for information on past winners of our scholarships.

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