Auckland Live Scholarship - Closed

AUCKLAND LIVE SCHOLARSHIP

scholarship DATE: BETWEEN OCTOBER 2019 - MAY 2020

Applications Closed: 31 August 2019

Auckland Live - Aotea Centre

Auckland Live is offering up to two recipients the opportunity to spend up to three days with the Auckland Live team. This is an excellent opportunity for managers and staff from other EVANZ member venues to learn and observe processes and systems put in place by Auckland Live to manage venues under its control. 

What's Involved:

  • The training programme will take place over 3 days at a mutually agreed time between October 2019 and May 2020.
  • The successful applicant(s) will receive accommodation in Auckland arranged by Auckland Live for up to 3 nights (applicable only to recipients who live outside the greater Auckland area).
  • The successful applicant(s) will receive reimbursement for the cost of airfares providing you live more than a 3 hour drive from Auckland (see T&Cs). 
  • Recipients must be available to deliver a presentation about their experience at the EVANZ end of year Conference. 

To Apply: 

Please complete and submit the online application form. Please note:

  • You will need to include a summary of your career history and future goals (max 150 words);
  • You will need to upload a letter of recommendation from your employer or venue manager.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Up to 2 people per year will be awarded the scholarship.  Any EVANZ member venue can apply. 
  • The recipient must be able to travel to Auckland for a period of 3 days at a mutually agreed time between October 2019 and May 2020.
  • The scholarship will not be carried over to subsequent years.
  • Auckland Live will provide training in the areas indicated on the application form.
  • A recipient of the scholarship cannot apply again at any time in the future.
  • A member venue can apply on behalf of one staff member only per year.  
  • A third successful applicant will be chosen as a replacement if one of the successful two applicants is unable to attend due to re-employment at another venue, leaving the industry or death. In the event of injury or illness the successful applicant can apply to Auckland Live for an alternative date within the agreed timeframe. If this is not possible the third applicant rule will apply.
  • The scholarship is not transferable to another person from the same venue or any other venue.
  • The successful applicant(s) will receive accommodation in Auckland arranged by Auckland Live for up to 3 nights (applicable only to recipients who live outside the greater Auckland area).
  • The successful applicant(s) will receive reimbursement for the cost of airfares providing you live more than a 3 hours drive from Auckland. Airfares must be 'best value' and submitted to Auckland Live for approval prior to purchase. Reimbursement will be made by Auckland Live upon submission of proof of purchase of approved flights.
  • The successful applicant must prepare a written report at the conclusion of the scholarship, to be submitted to Auckland Live and EVANZ. The applicant will be required to present this report at the end of year EVANZ Conference.

REVIEW PANEL:

The review panel will consist of one representative from Auckland Live and one representative from the EVANZ Executive (providing the applicant is not from the same venue as the Executive Member). Review panel decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.

ANNOUNCEMENT:

Successful applicants will be advised in writing in the week commencing Monday 9 September 2019.