Please read the T&C’s below and then complete the online application form.



Administered by Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust


RCP has more than 25 years’ experience delivering projects into the private and public sectors and is the leading provider of independent project management and strategic advisory services to New Zealand’s property and construction industry. They are 100% locally owned and managed with a technical staff of over 200 nationwide. With offices in Auckland, Tauranga, Wellington, New Plymouth, Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin.  RCP, prides itself on their responsibility to use the resources, skill and experience they have as a business to support the communities they live and work in, utilising their capability to make meaningful social, cultural and environmental improvements as part of the built environment.

For RCP, delivering projects on time, within budget and to the highest quality is their baseline but the real skill is the power of the multi-disciplinary team and a community of loyal contractors and consultants they work with. RCP specialises in four key services; Project Management, Portfolio Management, Infrastructure Management and Advisory.

  • New Zealand citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand
  • Have successfully completed at least one year of course work by the end of 2022, in a property or construction related tertiary qualification such as
    • Bachelor of Architecture
    • Bachelor of Engineering
    • Bachelor of Property
    • Bachelor of Business Studies (Property)
    • Bachelor of Land and Property Management
    • Bachelor of Urban planning
    • Bachelor of Construction
    • Bachelor of Building Science
    • Bachelor of Law
  • Have atleast one more year of full-time study to complete in 2023
  • Provide evidence of their financial situation

The scholarship value of up to $5,000.00 per annum ($2,500 per semester), will be paid for each year in which the award applies and is to be used towards fees, course costs and accommodation as each semester commences. The scholarship is available for two semesters as determined by the Trustees and RCP.

In considering grants of awards the Trustees will be advised by a selection panel comprising representatives from Keystone Trust and representatives from RCP.

Closing date: 5.00 pm, 12 August 2022

Application by form (either downloaded or electronically submitted via the Keystone Trust website)

Applications must be completed by the applicant on the prescribed online application form and be submitted by 5.00 pm, 12 August 2022.

Any enquiries about an application should be made to or call 09 375 7453.
The applicant may be invited to attend an interview with the selection panel. The selection panel will then make a recommendation to the Trustees as to the successful applicant, the amount of the scholarship and the terms and conditions of the scholarship.


The Trustees will have the sole and unfettered discretion to grant the Scholarship and will determine in their discretion the scholarship to be offered to any successful applicant, and the amount and period of each scholarship, and the terms and conditions applying to each scholarship.


Applications open: 1 June 2022

Closing date for applications: 5.00 pm, 12 August 2022

Scholarship interview date: TBC

Scholarships Awards Evening: 19 October 2022


Terms and Conditions

Pursuant to the Privacy Act 2020, please review the Privacy Policy which is on our website as it relates to our gathering, holding and using your personal information.

This Application for Keystone Trust RCP Scholarship collects personal information about you. The information is collected to evaluate your application for the RCP Scholarship.

The intended recipient of the information is Keystone Trust.

The information is being collected and held by Keystone Trust.

The failure to provide this information prior to 5.00 pm, 12 August 2022, at which time the information you have provided will be used for consideration by the Selection Committee to nominate the recipient of the 2023 Scholarship, may result in your application for this Scholarship being declined.

You do have the rights of access to, and correction of, this information subject to the provisions of the Privacy Act 1993.


Successful applicants will be required to accept in writing an offer by the Trustees of the grant of the award upon the following conditions and such other conditions as the Trustees shall consider to be appropriate:

(a) The applicant must continue to meet the eligibility criteria for the award.

(b) The Recipient must not accept any other bursary, scholarship or financial assistance specifically related to the course without the approval of the Trustees provided that this shall not preclude the acceptance of any scholarship or bursary awarded by examination.

(c) The Recipient must make full and continuing disclosure to the Trust of all other sponsors or sources of financial assistance in relation to his or her studies.

(d) The course of study shall not be changed after the award is made without the approval of the Trustees.

(e) The Recipient must agree to make available to the Trust results of all tests and examinations which count for year end results.

(f) The Recipient shall submit written reports on the progress of the course of study at such intervals as the Trustees shall require.

(g) The Recipient must complete his/her course of tuition without interruption. Failure to pass in any year or any decision to defer completion of the course of study or if the course of study is not completed in accordance with the conditions whether in whole or in part, the award shall be forfeited and any amounts advanced shall be refunded upon demand.

(h) All publicity associated with the grant of the award to the Recipient shall be determined by the Trust and the Recipient shall make no announcement in respect of the award without the written approval of the Trust.

(i) Recipient may be required to be present at the Awards Evening of the Trust or to make available appropriate material for presentation.


The following guidelines outline the Trustees’ expectations of Recipients of RCP Scholarship:

(a) The Trust expects the Recipient will familiarise and have a good understanding of both the history and the objectives of the Trust and RCP to enable promotion of the Trust to others as called upon either in an official or unofficial capacity.

(b) The Recipient is to provide to the Trust upon request a short report of results and general progress by the Recipient in his or her course of study at the end of each semester.

(c) The Recipient is to provide to the Trust at the end the Recipient’s course of study in each year:

  • a comprehensive summary of the Recipient’s results.
  • a personal review by the Recipient of the year, commenting on the highs and lows and any changes the Recipient is intending to implement in the next academic year (unless last year).
  • a summary of the Recipient’s goals and plans for the next year, both academic and personal (unless last year).

(d) Recipients of the Keystone RCP Scholarship are expected to act as ambassadors for the Trust and RCP and attend events organized by the Keystone Trust throughout their time as a Keystone student.

RCP Scholarship 2023

Administered by Keystone New Zelaland Property Eductaion Trust


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    Please note, you must be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident to apply for this scholarship

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    Reference letter and recommendations from at least one of your lecturers and two other unrelated parties. We require a written letter.
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    Reference letter and recommendations from at least one of your lecturers and two other unrelated parties. We require a written letter.
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    Reference letter and recommendations from at least one of your lecturers and two other unrelated parties. We require a written letter.
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    Reference letter and recommendations from at least one of your lecturers and two other unrelated parties. We require a written letter.