The Kia Ora Hauora Programme is an innovative Māori health workforce development programme for Aotearoa. In most regions the programme is delivered via our District Health Boards or community partners.
Our aim is to successfully recruit and support more Māori into the Health Workforce by reducing barriers to accessing tertiary education and increasing the number of Māori receiving qualification by supporting retention efforts whilst studying.
There are a number of strategies that we use to do this. Some of these strategies include;
If you are interested in applying to receive/engage in any one of the packages above, you will need to;
This document lays out the pathway to attaining resource and financial support for one or more items listed in the Tertiary Support Package i.e Travel assistance, Accommodation Grant and Laptops.
Please read all information below carefully, and provide all information requested.
Note: There is finite funding/resourcing for Tertiary Support Packages, and once they have been fully allocated for the year, no further support will be available until the following academic year.
Before submitting your application please complete and note the following: