Over six decades, dozens of New Zealanders have been given the opportunity to further their education and gain invaluable experience in the United States as Harkness Fellows. The generosity of past fellows and individuals and families has sustained the Trust to date.

To ensure we can offer the same opportunities to emerging New Zealand leaders that last fellows benefitted from, we need your assistance.

The New Zealand Harkness Fellowships Trust (Inc) is a registered charity which you to receive tax advantage on donations you give.

Charities Commission registration number: CC27704

One off donation

You can make a one-off donation by

– posting a cheque made out to NZ Harkness Fellowships Trust at the address below

Postal address:

New Zealand Harkness Fellowships Trust (Inc)

PO Box 10-927

Wellington 6143

– by electronic payment / bank transfer to the NZ Harkness Fellowships Trust bank account  – Westpac number 03-0518-0180018-00

Regular payments

You can make regular donations by setting up direct debits from your bank account to the NZ Harkness Fellowships Trust Westpac bank account above.


We would welcome bequests.

To make a bequest you should consult your lawyer in drafting a codicil to your will.

Getting involved with the Trust

We also welcome enquiries from people who can assist us in other ways to achieve our goals. If you are in a position to offer in-kind services to the Trust or would like to volunteer your time, please get in touch using the contact form below.

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