RCP 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


RCP provides strategic advisory, portfolio programme management and project management consulting services across Aotearoa New Zealand and Canada. We help shape, organise, and deliver complex projects of national significance across the commercial, public and infrastructure sectors, enhancing the built environment and creating places where people can thrive.

Our longevity is built on enduring relationships, leading high-performing teams, and an unwavering commitment to growing our skills to add value to every project. RCP brings peace of mind and strategic clarity to complex projects through experienced local teams and national sector experts who provide honest advice and proactive leadership.

We’re committed to challenging the status quo, leading change, and embracing innovation on our projects and within our organisation. As industry leaders, we also champion redefining value beyond time, cost, and quality to include broader environmental, cultural and social outcomes.

The 2025 Keystone RCP Scholarship applications are open now.


  • New Zealand citizens or New Zealand permanent residents
  • Have successfully completed at least one year of course work by the end of 2024, 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 at least one more year of full time study to complete in 2025
  • Provide evidence of your financial situation (this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a student so understanding how this will support your budget is important to us to understand)
  • Any work experience offered would be based in the centres where RCP has an office and appropriate project work.  Students would need to manage their own accommodation if they are not already based in that city.

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 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, 1 August 2024

Application by online form.


Applications must be completed by the applicant on the prescribed online application form and be submitted by 5.00 pm, 1 August 2023.

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.


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 interview date: TBC

Scholarships Awards Evening: 12 February 2025 

RCP Scholarship 2025


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

  • 3. UPLOADS

    If you have any issues uploading the documents please email them to felicity@keystonetrust.org.nz. Please upload the following documents in PDF or JPEG format only.
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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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