Our partnership with BNZ

BNZ Rural Development Scholarship

Hauora Taiwhenua Rural Health Network and the Bank of New Zealand are pleased to announce the availability of a Rural Development Scholarship for the 2022/23 year.

The Scholarship is open to any Year 5 or 6 medical students to support a 12-week elective and/or research placement within a rural community of the student’s choice.

A $5,000 Scholarship will be paid to the recipient (student) and is intended to be used to help cover living expenses, as well as provide some spending money during the 12 weeks elective/research placement.

Research supervision and or practice supervision to be provided by the university and/or general practice in which the recipients are based, at no additional expense to BNZ.

Students wishing to apply should complete the form linked below.

BNZ Partners Centres

A growing business is going places, so BNZ created a network of Partners Centres to give BNZ Partners customers a free space to work or hold events throughout New Zealand.

As a member of Hauora Taiwhenua, you can book a space at a Partners Centre, through the online booking portal.

Each Partners Centre is equipped with interactive presentation equipment, phone and video conferencing facilities, and complimentary Wi-Fi.

There are a variety of spaces available in each centre, including large boardrooms, private meeting rooms, and co-working areas.

BNZ Partners are based at Partners Centres, which means you’ll have access to a range of financial specialists, products and services.

There are 32 locations throughout the country, from Northland to Southland, so you can do business throughout New Zealand.