The Secondary Teachers' Study Award provides paid leave to complete part-time or full-time study in an agreed educational priority area. You can apply for leave to:
Each year there are 75 full-time teacher equivalent (FTTE) study award opportunities available to secondary teachers in state or state-integrated schools, who are covered by the Secondary Teachers' Collective Agreement (STCA).
Applications for the 2019 Secondary Teachers' Study Awards are now closed.
If you wish to apply for a Secondary Teachers' Study Award, you must be:
You cannot undertake a study award at the same time as being appointed to a Community Teacher (across community) role.
Guidance counsellors covered by the STCA may apply. Fixed-term and long-term relieving part-time teachers and day relievers are not eligible to apply.
The application form includes guidelines on the types of study or research that might qualify for a study award and how your application will be assessed.
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