Sina Eti

Class of: 2007
School: Kelston Girls' College
Scholarship Partner: Ford New Zealand

Recognised as vibrant and effervescent, Sina was also noted for her maturity when she was awarded a First Foundation scholarship with Ford. Patrick Baker, Finance Director at Ford, said that "Sina comes across as being mature beyond her years." This combination of excellent attributes saw Sina as step into leadership positions, including being chosen as Deputy Head Girl in 2008. Sina was also acknowledged for her diligence to her role as Student Representative on the Kelston Girls' Board of Trustees.

Sina started a  Bachelor of Arts at The Auckland University with a major in Music and a minor in Media Studies because her passion for music was evident at high school where she was a lead singer in a band and participated in the Orchestra and Choir. She continues to take up opportunities which give her chances to follow her love for music including working for the Vodafone Music Awards and at the recent New Zealand Music Awards, singing backing vocals for band Evermore.

Sina shifted to a Business focus and completed certificates in Business Studies and Management.