Class of: 2011
School: Onehunga High School
Scholarship Partner: Veda Advantage
Anita is a confident young woman who is constantly striving for excellence. Through a range of activities she engages fully with people, the community around her and life itself yet remains dedicated to excelling in her studies. In her Yr 11, Anita received Academic Excellence awards for each of her 6 subjects and a 100% Excellence grade point average in NCEA Level 1. Such outstanding achievements lead to being recipient of the Girls' Merit Cup for Excellence in 2010.
Anita clearly impressed senior team members at Veda Advantage. Daniel de Vries, from Veda commented in regards to their scholarship selection: "We were impressed by Anita's passion for her studies, her ambitions, her focus, her communication skills and we felt that we could work well with her. Let's face it - a 4 year employment relationship can be longer than we have with a permanent employee - so we had to be sure she would fit in well with our company culture."
Anita is at The University of Auckland and will gradute in 2017 with conjoint degrees in Law and Commerce.