The Tourism Industry New Zealand Trust (TINZT) supports the growth and education of New Zealand's tourism industry.

Academic Scholarships

Tourism academic scholarship applications are open annually to young New Zealanders about to commence their final year of tertiary study in a tourism course. The two scholarships are split between one applicant completing level 4-6 qualifications and one completing level 7 and above.

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Project Grants 

TINZT has funding for tourism-related projects and initiatives large and small that meet one or more of our aims.

  • Increase the knowledge of people working in New Zealand’s tourism industry
  • Educate New Zealanders about our tourism industry
  • Encourage and promote a tourism industry based on the sustainable use and preservation of New Zealand’s natural assets

Contact us


Postal Address

PO Box 1697

Wellington 6140

Physical Address

Level 2, Inspire House

125 Featherston Street

Wellington 6011

General Enquiries

 04 409 1014

 0800 TIA HELP (842 4357) 


Scholarship Enquiries

TRENZ Enquiries

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t: 04 499 1014 | 0800 TIA HELP (842 4357)