Central Energy Trust Bursaries

Applications for 2020 Central Energy Trust Bursaries are now open!! Bursaries are awarded both for academic study and vocational study. Each Bursary will be awarded for up to three years and have a value of up to $4,000, with the period and amount dependent on the type and duration of study. 

The Central Energy Trust 2020 Supreme Award is also available. This award will be presented to the outstanding application for the 2020 year. Trustees will consider academic results, leadership skills, sport and community involvement in making their decision. This Bursary is to the value of $15,000; $5,000 per year over a period of three years.

Applicants for the bursary must be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents, must reside in the Manawatu/Tararua region (the old CentralPower Electricity Trust Area) and be intending to reside and study in the Manawatu/Tararua region for the duration of their course of study. The closing date for applications is 5.00pm Friday 15 November 2019.


For more information, please visit the Central Energy Trust website

Community Feedback Needed on Smoking and Vaping in Outdoor Areas in Palmerston North

Palmerston North City Council is reviewing its smokefree policy and would like community feedback on smoking and vaping in outdoor areas in Palmerston North. 

Complete this survey to go into the draw to win 1 of 3 $100 New World grocery vouchers.

This survey will help inform changes to Palmerston North City Council’s smoke-free policy. It should take you approximately 10 minutes.


Manawatu Skating Club - Car Boot Sale

Car Boot Sale

Pacific Student Leaders Programme

Pacific Leaders Programme


Exams start Friday 8 November 2019. To help students get through and do their best this exam season, StudyTime has just launched their NCEA Exam Hub. The hub is free and includes heaps of resources to help get students through exams, including: online study guides, study skills advice blogs, study advice videos, workbooks, exam checklists, and exam strategy videos.

Access the NCEA exam hub at: https://studytime.co.nz/ncea-exam-hub/

Awesome Awapuni

Awesome Awapuni