Please submit this form and all attachments to MITO before 5pm Friday 11 December 2020. 

Before you complete the form, please ensure you have the following documents ready to upload.

  • A letter from you outlining how the scholarship is going to help you achieve your career goals, benefit your workplace and how you will manage the balance between study and work
  • Letter of permission/support from your employer, confirming the date you started employment, that you are working full-time and why they support your scholarship application
  • Evidence of your completed MITO automotive qualification (please provide a copy of your MITO certificate) 
  • Your CV containing information about your employment history 
  • Evidence of your New Zealand citizenship or residency (only a passport, birth certificate or residence visa is accepted).

PLEASE NOTE: Please ensure you fill out the form correctly - including ensuring the date fields are filled out as required, evidence documentation is in Word, PDF or JPEG format, and the I'm not a Robot check box is ticked. 

Your Details

Employer's Details

Please upload the following documents. (in pdf, word or jpeg format and under 3 MB):

Terms and Conditions

Please read these term and conditions carefully to ensure your application is considered.

  • Incomplete applications or applications received after 5pm, Friday 13 December 2019 will not be considered
  • You must live in the Hawke's Bay region and be working full-time in the automotive industry
  • You must be a New Zealand citizen or resident
  • You must have already completed an automotive apprenticeship through MITO
  • The scholarship will not be awarded to applicants that are already enrolled in the New Zealand Certificate in Business (First Line Management) (Level 4)
  • The scholarship will not be awarded to applicants that may be enrolled in another training programme with any other tertiary provider whilst they are enrolled with MITO
  • The scholarship must be used within one year of it being awarded
  • The scholarship can only be awarded once per person and is not transferable to another person
  • The scholarship is not transferable to another place of employment should you change employer before the scholarship is completed, unless the new employer is within the same industry and they are willing to support you; and your previous employer and MITO both agree to the transfer
  • This scholarship pays the programme fee for the recipient's New Zealand Certificate in Business (First Line Management) (Level 4) training programme. Please note that the programme has a duration of nine months.
  • MITO will publish details of the scholarship recipients and may ask for further information to help promote MITO’s training programmes and the scholarship programme
  • A selection panel will be convened by the MITO Chief Executive. The panel reserves the right to request further supporting information. The panel’s decision is final.

Personal Declaration