Table of 2018 Study Awards, Sabbaticals and Study Support Grants

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Primary Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Primary Principals' and
Teachers' Study Awards (PT)

75 FTTE** Now Open 10 July 2017

Primary Teachers'
Sabbaticals (PTS)

50

Now Open

10 July 2017

Primary Principals'
Sabbaticals (PPS)

105

Now Open

10 July 2017

Study Support Grants

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Secondary Teachers'
Study Support Grants (STG)

100 Now Open 18 September 2017

Area School Teachers'
Study Support Grants (ATG)

12 Now Open 18 September 2017

Secondary Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Secondary Teachers'
Study Awards (ST)

75 FTTE ** Early May Closed

Secondary Teachers' Sabbaticals (STS)

50 Early May
Closed

Secondary Senior Managers' Sabbaticals (SSMS)

10 Early May Closed

Secondary Principals'
Sabbaticals (SPS)

40 full-time equivalent sabbaticals***  Early May
Closed

Area Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Area School Teachers'
Study Awards (AT)

Te Tahua Ako mō ngā Kaiako Kura ā-Rohe (AT)

7 FTTE ** Early May
Closed

Area School Teachers'
Sabbaticals (ATS)

12 Early May
Closed

Area School Principals'
Sabbaticals (APS)

10 full-time equivalent sabbaticals***

Early May

Closed

Non-Collective Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Māori Medium
Bilingual Education
Study Award (MMBE)

Tahua Ako Mātauranga Reorua - Rumaki Reo Māori

TBC
TBC
TBC

Māori Medium
Bilingual Education
Study Award II (MMBE II)

Tahua Ako Mātauranga Reorua - Rumaki Reo Māori II

TBC
TBC
TBC

Guidance Counsellor Training Study Award (GCT)

TBC
TBC 
TBC

Reading Recovery Tutor Study Award (RR)

Biennial Award
TBC

TBC

TBC

* These dates are indicative and are subject to change; visit this webpage for latest information.

** Full Time Teacher Equivalent.

*** This may result in sabbaticals being awarded to more than 10, or 40, area and secondary principals during one school year.

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