PUBLISHED MARCH 2021
Scholar gains on-the-ground experience
He has a special interest in roading and building structures, and as Tangata Whenua he wants to use his degree to help local iwi.
Hikurangi says having financial support and mentoring through First Foundation boosted his confidence, while the work experience has given him crucial on-the-ground experience.
Check out this video of Hikurangi talking about his experience with the First Foundation programme.