2019-20 Summer Students

Posted by on 10 December 2019

These scholarships are awarded to support high achieving University students to do an ageing focused research project over the 10 week summer break. The aim is not only to achieve high quality worthwhile research, but also to enable these students to gain valuable skills, by working with experienced researchers, who supervise these projects. Due to the generosity of our sponsors, we have been able to award 3 Summer Scholarships to the University of Auckland and for the first time, we also have 2 Summer scholars from the University of Canterbury

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HOPE Foundation November 2019

Posted by on 2 December 2019

HOPE celebrates 25 years of working for the aged

Guest Editorial by  Professor David Richmond
I AM DELIGHTED to have been invited by the Chair of the Trust, Dr. Maree Todd, to contribute to this newsletter marking the 25th anniversary of The Foundation.

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Taringa Whakarongo

Posted by on 8 November 2019

taringa whakarongo graphic

We want to explore experiences and perspectives of hearing loss and hearing health care services in Auckland from hard-of-hearing Maori 60-and-above, and whanau.

Changes in the delivery of hearing health care services will be guided by your voices.

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HOPE Foundation Newsletter April 2019

Posted by on 29 May 2019

Reach out and introduce someone new from a different background to the HOPE Foundation, so we can continue to grow in new directions.

The tragic shootings in Christchurch have been a stark reminder to us all about the importance of tolerance, understanding and inclusion to prevent extreme views and actions across many aspects of society. Differing viewpoints can be explored with temperate and kind language. An understanding of what we have in common helps foster links between people.

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2019 HOPE Foundation Scholarships

Posted by on 25 February 2019

Through the generosity of our sponsors and the Friends of HOPE, we have been able to award each of the following scholars $6000, to support their work on an ageing related topic of research.

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HOPE Foundation Newsletter December 2018

Posted by on 21 December 2018

THE GENEROSITY OF people is what makes the HOPE Foundation function on a daily, monthly and yearly basis.

As we approach Christmas it is timely to thank those whose generous spirit has enabled us in the past year to provide 10 post graduate scholarships, 2 summer student scholarships, 1 travel grant, support to researchers to present at the NZ As­sociation of Gerontology conference, fund raise and have fun.

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Last meeting of the Hope Foundation Trust Board for 2018

Posted by on 16 November 2018

. Trust Board members at the last meeting for the year. Ten scholarships for on will be offered again in 2019.

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