February 15, 2023

2023 MITO / Inspiring Futures Foundation Scholarships announced

MITO, in partnership with Inspiring Futures Foundation, is pleased to announce that 74 deserving individuals received a 2023 scholarship.

MITO’s annual scholarship programme supports aspiring and graduate learners to further their education and training. This year also saw the introduction of the newly offered Janet Lane MNZM scholarship created to appreciate the 22-year tenure of former MITO Chief Executive, Janet Lane. The significant partnership with Inspiring Futures Foundation supports the talent pipeline by investing in workforce skill development.

“People are the future of industry. Like MITO - Te Pukenga, the Inspiring Futures Foundation believes in giving everyone an opportunity to grow and shine. We want all New Zealanders to have the opportunity to follow their dreams and build their careers,” says Inspiring Futures Foundation Chairman Sturrock Saunders.

“For that reason, we are very proud to invest in the future of the country with these scholarships, which go to a range of worthy recipients across Aotearoa. The Inspiring Futures Foundation looks forward to seeing the significant contributions that these recipients will make in coming years. We congratulate all the recipients on their scholarships and would like to acknowledge Matthew Clark, the inaugural winner of the Janet Lane MNZM Scholarship – a very worthy recipient.”

Please see attached article for further information and for confirmation of the 2023 scholarship recipients.