Supporting the dreams of young Tamariki and rangatahi
Grow a Star is an innovative, youth scholarship program that helps young people from disadvantaged backgrounds overcome the financial or generational obstacles that are preventing them from following their academic, sporting or artistic dreams.
The program was created by Home in Place and is the first of its kind to be designed and operated by a community housing provider.
By enabling young people to pursue their passions, the program aims to build the self-confidence in young people to achieve their highest ambitions and foster habits and behaviours that can set them up for life.
We work with young people and their families to enable them to pursue a hobby, a passion or ambition.
We remove barriers by:
Who is eligible to apply?
Any Tamariki and rangatahi who:
Applications to the Grow a Star Youth Scholarship Program are open all year round.
The scholarships aim to ensure that young people have an opportunity to reach their potential in the fields of education, sport, or the arts.
How do I apply?
Simply complete the application form below.
Ensure you or your parent/guardian/significant other (if under 18 years) completes the declaration and signs the application form and submit it to email@example.com