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AUCKLAND CITY HARBOUR NEWS, JANUARY 19, 2011
Applications have opened for the 2012 round of the Ministry of Education's Aspire
Scholarship, with at least 50 year 9 Aspire Scholarships available for 2012.
The Aspire Scholarship is for students from low income families who would like to
attend a New Zealand private secondary school. The scholarship contributes up to
$15,000 a year for private secondary school tuition fees and up to $1,500 a year
for course related costs, while the student is at that school.
The scholarship does not cover boarding fees and cannot be used at state or
Students are eligible for an Aspire Scholarship if:
they will be in year 9 in 2012
their primary caregiver(s)' joint annual gross income of is $56,000 or less
• (not including Working For Families tax credits income)
the joint net worth of their primary caregiver(s) is $200,000 or less
• (not including household items)
they, or their primary caregiver(s), are not beneficiaries of any trusts
• (exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis)
they are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand.
Applications must be received at the Ministry of Education National Office in
Wellington by 5pm on 9 May 2011 All eligible applications will go in a ballot
and the available scholarships will be drawn at random.
For an application pack:
• phone 04 463 8262 or your local/regional Ministry of Education office.
students to attend
private secondary schools
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Do you have trouble hearing
in noisy environments?
Do you miss parts
of a conversation?
Do people tell you
the TV is too loud?
Park cottage cafe all go
The revamped caretaker s cottage
in Victoria Park finally has a
likely tenant to make use of the
The Waitemata Local Board
accepted a recommendation to
lease the cottage to a group that
will provide a cafe and deli known
as the Green Keeper.
The former Auckland City
Council spent $140,000
refurbishing the cottage s exterior
last year but couldn t find a ten-
ant before the local body election
Work involved repiling, replac-
ing and repairing missing archi-
tectural features, painting the
exterior, landscaping and the
removal of a garage and fencing.
But it s up to the new tenant to
restore the interior.
Waitemata Local Board mem-
ber Greg Moyle, who was heavily
involved with the project under
the former council, says it s a
relief to finally have certainty
over the cottage s future.
It greatly improves amenities
in that park.
I can see people playing sum-
mer and winter sports who will
find it really convenient to get a
cup of tea or coffee. We also
wanted to conserve a bit of his-
Mr Moyle says the council could
help the new business by provid-
ing a rent-free period.
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