Nazhat Saleem

Class of: 2009
School: Kelston Girls' College
Scholarship Partner: New Zealand Post


Her  Yr 12 Dean strongly recommended Nazhat Saleem for a First Foundation Scholarship and stated "Nazhat is a reliable, mature and considerate young woman who is self-motivated and interested in her studies." This attitude was made particularly evident when Nazhat was awarded the Colgan Scholarship in her Yr 11 for all-round excellence.

At Kelston Girl's College Nazhat was not only part of the 'Gifted and Talented' programme but also thoroughly involved in many facets of her school community. In addition to being selected as a Prefect, she was a Student Librarian and part of the Road Patrol team. She contributed to a number of school committees namely the Environmental Committee, Multi-cultural Group, Muslim Group and the Academic Group.

Nazhat is pursuing a career in Business and graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor of Commerce -studying Management and Marketing at The University of Auckland. She is interested in subsequently completing Postgraduate study with Honours.