TeachNZ Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori Scholarships

Applications for the 2018 TeachNZ Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori Scholarships will open on 13 November 2017.

The 2017 TeachNZ Māori Medium (Primary) and Te Reo Māori (Secondary or Wharekura) Scholarships closed 6 March 2017.

TeachNZ scholarships are subject to change each year, including the categories, types and numbers of scholarships available.

Please check the scholarships table on the TeachNZ website in September to receive updated information on scholarships available for 2018.

If you're thinking of applying, we can also offer you some helpful advice before you complete your application. Click here to find out more.

Note: You do not need to be enrolled in an approved teaching programme when applying for a TeachNZ scholarship. 

The information below applies to the 2017 Māori Medium (Primary) and Te Reo Māori (Secondary or Wharekura) Scholarships.

If you want to teach in te reo Māori or become a teacher of te reo Māori, a TeachNZ Māori Medium or te reo Māori Scholarship may be just what you've been waiting for.

There are two types of Scholarships available for 2017:

Māori Medium (Primary) – for people who are either proficient or fluent in te reo Māori and who wish to work as a primary teacher in bilingual or immersion classes.

Te Reo Māori (Secondary or Wharekura) - Tipu Whakarito Te Reo Māori me Te Waka Whakarei – for people who are either proficient or fluent in te reo Māori and who wish to work as a secondary teacher.

Find out what's right for you by clicking on the relevant button below.

Applications for the 2017 Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori Scholarships opened 7 February 2017 and closed 6 March 2017.

Need help?

You can learn more about scholarships by reading our Scholarships: Frequently Asked Questions page.

Remember, we’re here to help. If you have any questions, you can email us on teachnz.admin@education.govt.nz or call us during business hours on 0800 165 225.

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