New Zealand Tertiary College is offering high school leavers the opportunity to begin studying towards an early childhood education qualification with a limited time scholarship opportunity. Students finishing secondary study in 2016 can save more than $4000 in tuition fees towards their first year of study. Recipients of the NZTC School Leavers Scholarship will pay only $1500 towards their initial year of a bachelor of teaching (early childhood education), certificate in early childhood teaching (level 6) or certificate in early childhood education (level 5). The scholarship is available for domestic students who begin study before February 27, 2017. Go to nztertiary.ac.nz for details.