Thanks to everyone who applied for an AMP Scholarship in 2013 - we've been blown away by the incredible things Kiwis are up to around the globe, and we are incredible humbled to meet this year's recipients.
Earlier this year, we announced our People's Choice Scholarship and AMP Regional Scholarship recipients. And now, without further ado...we're proud to announce the recipients for the AMP National, AMP Study Start and AMP People Scholarships.
My thing is Contemporary dance for people with disabilities.
"To be a leader in dance for people with disabilities and create dance works that re-envision what it..."
My thing is Scrabble..scrabble....scrabble...scrabble!
"I would like to win the under 10 year old section at the World Youth Scrabble tournament in Dubai la..."
My thing is To enable blind people to echolocate using ultrasound.
"My device lets blind people avoid obstacles by hearing things around them. It uses ultrasound so no ..."
My thing is is trampolining, a sport in which it is impossible to be unhappy!
"To win a medal for New Zealand at the World Age Group Trampoline Championships. I want to inspire ki..."
My thing is Simplifying blood glucose management for New Zealand diabetics.
"To create DiaManage, a mobile application with a New Zealand food database to allow simpler more con..."
My thing is Sprint Canoeing and Ocean Ski Racing
"I want to become a World leader in Sprint Canoeing & Ocean ski racing by pushing my limits everyday ..."
My thing is To develop a Food Box Service to fight poverty in New Zealand.
"To provide the right tools, nutritional info and culinary development for individuals to successfull..."
My thing is making babies at Oxford University
"is to complete a Masters in Clinical Embryology at Oxford University and become one of New Zealand's..."
My thing is I want to represent NZ & win the World Junior Squash Champs in 2018.
"To do this I need to gain overseas experience. I can be the best in NZ, But to be the best player in..."
My thing is I'd like to change youth unemployment in NZ through social enterprise
"An inner-city Cafe which transforms the lives of 20 teenagers each year by giving them their first ..."
My thing is Creating free environmental education spaces with local communities.
"To build an innovative environmental education & research space at the Longbush Ecosanctuary for sch..."
My thing is To inspire and motivate kids to cook for themselves.
"To build another mobile kitchen that is to be used in NZ Schools on our Kids Can Cook Kitchen progra..."
My thing is Arts therapy work in the field of youth mental health
"I'd like to train with top arts therapists in the USA to bring back to New Zealand new skills and kn..."
My thing is I want to design and build artificial limbs and implants for amputees
"My goal is to enable amputees to not be restricted by their prosthesis, allowing them to take part i..."
My thing is Quality Meat!
"To invest in a joint venture with my best mate to deliver butcher quality meat to private households..."