Top Scholar Awards Ceremony

New Zealand Scholarship examinations assess students against challenging standards and are demanding for the most able students.

NZQA celebrated the success of 2021's highest-achieving New Zealand Scholarship students at the annual Top Scholar Awards Ceremony hosted at Parliament on 11 May 2022.

The awards recognised the elite students who make up the 2021 Premier Award and Top Subject Scholarship Award winners.

Deputy Prime Minister of New Zealand, Hon Grant Robertson, announced the recipient of the Prime Minister’s Award for Academic Excellence: Cameron Senior, formerly of Rangitoto College.


Top Scholars Awards winners 2021

Previous Top Scholars Awards winners

2020 2019
2018 2017
2016 2015
2014 2013
2012 2011

To find the scripts, where available, refer to the subject resources page for each subject.

For further details of each year's Scholarship results, see the Annual Reports on NCEA & New Zealand Scholarship Data & Statistics.

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