Hawke's Bay schools are continuing to revel in scholarship success.
The latest result were released on Tuesday.
Among the top achievers was Lindisfarne College's 2017 proxime accessit Thomas Hawley, who received an outstanding scholarship in accounting, along with scholarships in economics, statistics, and agricultural and horticultural science.
"I think normally you are always pretty surprised when it comes through but obviously pretty happy," he said.
"I think the teachers . . . were pretty happy to see some good results cause they put in some hard work as well."