Nera Tautau

Class of: 2013
School: St Catherine's College
Scholarship Partner: Simpson Grierson


Nera is interested in global issues and has a passion for foreign cultures. She  demonstrated strong leadership and service by being the leader of USO Matua 2013 - the school's science club which iwas a peer tutor group club for Pasifika and Maori students, and iwas Head Girl.

Nera has exceptional public speaking skills,achieving several awards in competitons both locally and nationally, and contributing to the multinational club of which she was a valued member.

At the end of her year 12 she had already achieved the school's highest acknowledgement of academic achievement by gaining full academic colours. .
Nera's  is studying towards a Bachelor of Laws and Arts, majoring in International Relations and Political Science to work towards her dream of becoming a diplomat.