Secondary School Prizes for Excellence
MainPower is proud to support our region’s youth with its Prize for Excellence in Physics and/or Maths. Intended to recognise and reward academic achievement at a senior level, this annual award is available to every secondary school within the North Canterbury and Kaikoura region. Specifically, the MainPower prize is for the student, selected by each school’s Principal, who has excelled in the subjects of physics and/or mathematics. The award has two parts and is for presentation at senior prize giving: a book (or books) to the value of $150, and book vouchers to the value of $150 in support of the student’s first year of tertiary study.
2016 Secondary School Prize Recipients
Zach Zanetti (Oxford Area School); Tom Hanson (Rangiora High School); Aiden Pons (Rangiora New Life School); Luke Parkinson (Amuri Area School); Elbert Alcantara (Hurunui College).
Primary School Citizenship Award
MainPower is a proud supporter of our region’s youth. Introduced in 2014, the MainPower Citizenship Award is in recognition of the success of primary school students in our region. This annual award is available to every primary school within the North Canterbury and Kaikoura region. Specifically, the MainPower Citizenship Award is for the student who has excelled and reflected the values of their school. The recipient is selected by each school’s Principal and presented at end of year prize giving. The MainPower Citizenship Award includes a cash prize of $100 to the nominated student.
2016 Primary School Citizenship Award Recipients
Eva Marryatt (Hurunui College); Helene Va'aelua (Amberley School); Ruby Gill-Clifford and Cole Morgan (Broomfield School); Mateo Jamieson (Rotherham School); Abbey Dowling (Ashley School); Jorja McCartin (Kaiapoi Borough School).