What happens next after I have registered my interest with SIT for the Mayor Tim Shadbolt Accommodation Bursaries for Invercargill?
SIT will send out an application form to those who have registered an interest to apply for the Accommodation Bursaries. These forms need to be completed and sent back to us. Further details and instructions will be made available with the application form. Alternatively you can download a copy of the application form above.
Will someone studying through SIT2LRN but living in Invercargill be eligible for the Bursaries?
No, you must be a full-time student studying a course offered as face to face delivery at SIT’s campus in Invercargill to be eligible for the Bursary.
Is the $100 a week for up to 40 weeks available for students studying at the Invercargill campus but living in wider Southland (Including Gore, Winton, Riverton etc.)
Yes, if you live in Southland, are eligible for the Government fees-free initiative and you are attending SIT’s campus in Invercargill as a full-time student, you can apply for the Mayor Tim Shadbolt Accommodation Bursaries for Invercargill.
Youth Guarantee Students
We will consider applications from Youth Guarantee students attending the Invercargill campus.