Ella Golding (Rereahu, Te Ihingarangi), was the successful recipient of the 2015-16 Sister Grace Scholarship ($5,000).  Ella started her journey in completing a Bachelor of Teaching at the University of Waikato this year, with a strong belief on the importance of education for and within Maniapoto.

Ella aspires to be the type of teacher who inspires and can make an impact on young childrens’ lives and also acknowledges the key role that whānau and extended whānau play in helping to nuture each child as they grow up

Sister Grace Scholarship has distributed $20,000 to date.