Built Scholarship 2025

Administered by Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust

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



Administered by Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust


Operating in New Zealand since 2015, our team focuses on collaboration, long term  partnerships and end-to-end solutions. We have established a local reputation for delivering a wide range of luxury and complex fitout and refurbishment projects for our clients  including Louis Vuitton, Canon, MasterCard, Hilton, Cordis & QT Hotels and Event Cinemas,  along with working for key repeat clients across new build sector.

Backed by our Australian parent company, we leverage the global knowledge, digital-first  processes, and strong balance sheet of a $2.5bn NZD business to offer the skill and certainty of a global leader for works of any scale across New Zealand.

 The 2025 Keystone Built Scholarship applications are open now.

  • New Zealand citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand
  • Have successfully completed at least one year of course work by the end of 2024, in a construction related tertiary qualification such as
  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Bachelor of Construction
  • Or doing study related to engineering, quantity surveying, construction management
  • Have at least one more year of full-time study to complete in 2025
  • Provide evidence of their financial situation


The scholarship value of up to $5,500.00 per annum ($2,750 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 Built.


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

Closing date: 5.00 pm, 1 August 2024 



Applications must be completed by the applicant on the prescribed online application form and be submitted by 5.00 pm, 1 August 2024.

 Any enquiries about an application should be made to info@keystonetrust.org.nz 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. 


Please review the Privacy Policy on the Keystone Trust website which relates to the  collection and use of personal information.


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 2024

Closing date for applications: 5.00 pm, 1 August 2024

Scholarship Interviews: TBC

Scholarship Awards Evening: 12 February 2025 


Built Scholarship 2025


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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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  • 6. Tell us about yourself

  • 7. Your financial details

    The purpose of Keystone Trust is to support and enable students who are affected by financial challenges or difficult circumstances in their tertiary studies with the view to entering the property and construction sectors. To understand your needs, we need to establish your financial position, together with any other information you feel should be considered. Please provide any documentation that would support this section. Any information supplied in this section will remain confidential to the selection panel and may be subject to a verification request by the Trust before any award is made.
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