Prime Minister's Award 2016

The Prime Minister’s Award for Academic Excellence recognises the success of the very top New Zealand Scholarship student in the country. The recipient has the most outstanding examination results and the highest overall academic excellence of all the Premier Award winners.

The recipient of the 2016 award was announced by the Minister of Education, Nikki Kaye, at Parliament on 4 May 2016 – former Hamilton Boys' High School student, Christopher Mayo.

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Winner of the 2016 Prime Minister's Award, Christopher Mayo with the Minister of Education, Nikki Kaye.

Christopher achieved Outstanding Scholarships in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Statistics, Calculus, and Classical Studies, and Scholarships in English and Media Studies. He was Top Subject Scholar for Chemistry.

Christopher is currently studying Biomedical Science at the University of Auckland.



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