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Graduate Women NZ Grant $80k In Scholarships

Sunday, 13 September 2020, 2:19 pm | Graduate Women New Zealand

GWNZ have awarded over $1M in scholarship grants for women’s education since 2010 Over $81,000 has been awarded by Graduate Women NZ for 12 scholarship winners to further their studies in 2021. From 115 applicants, these awardees were selected ... More >>

2018 Queen Service Awards

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 8:26 am | Graduate Women New Zealand

Graduate Women New Zealand (GWNZ) is pleased with the diverse representation among this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List, and encouraged by the recognition New Zealand’s women are receiving. More >>

What We Think of our PM's Parenting Decisions

Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 5:05 pm | Graduate Women New Zealand

Graduate Women New Zealand, along with many others, congratulated Prime Minister Jacinda Adern and Clarke Gaylord on the announcement of their soon to be extended family. Jacinda was proud to point out that many other parents wear two hats and ... More >>

Graduate Women NZ Supports Paid Parental Leave Bill

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 4:48 pm | Graduate Women New Zealand

Graduate Women New Zealand [GWNZ] supports the 30 November 2017 passing of the Paid Parental Leave Bill. This Bill will bring paid parental leave up to 26 weeks by 1 July 2020. This will be done in two stages, with the first stage in effect from 1 ... More >>

Only Women Bleed - and Loose out on Education Because of It!

Friday, 7 April 2017, 9:30 am | Graduate Women New Zealand

Only women pay taxes on the products they use to deal with menstruation. Sanitary products such as tampons are taxed as non-essential, luxury items at 5%. So are maternity pads. More >>