Scholarships, awards and funding for people working in schools

Apply for these scholarships, awards, funding and sabbaticals.

Awards, grants and sabbaticals for teachers
TeachNZ study awards or study grants (external link) Applications are now open for these awards. 

Scholarships for Teaching English in Schools for Speakers of Other Languages (TESSOL)

We offer tuition fees scholarships for study towards a TESSOL qualification. Scholarship information is posted to schools in October each year and applications need to be received by the end of October in the same year.

TESSOL further study awards - new for 2019

Teachers in state and state-integrated schools and Early learning services can apply for an award to study at a graduate or postgraduate level.
Awards for groups and teams 

Teacher-led Innovation Fund (TLIF)

Go to the Teacher Led Innovation fund page for more information.

Prime Minister's Education Excellence Awards 

These are annual awards open to any group, team or partnership from a school, Kura or early learning service. Entries need to focus on improving outcomes for children and young people. 
Go to the Prime Minister's Awards website for more information (external link)  

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