TeachNZ Science, Technology and Maths (STM) Secondary Scholarships

The 2017 TeachNZ Science, Technology and Maths Secondary Scholarships are now closed.

The 2017 TeachNZ Science, Technology and Maths Secondary Scholarships closed Tuesday 7 February 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.


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The information below applies to the 2017 TeachNZ Science, Technology and Maths Secondary Scholarships.

If you're a graduate, and you want to train to become a secondary teacher in the sciences, technology or maths, this is a scholarship opportunity that could lead you to a new, exciting and challenging STM career.

These scholarships will cover core study fees and pay an allowance of $10,000 for one year of study. They are for people who will commence their study at the start of the 2017 academic year.

There are a total of 100 scholarships available, made up of:

  • 40 Science scholarships
  • 20 Technology scholarships
  • 40 Mathematics scholarships

If you're considering applying, you must have started the process to enrol in an approved Graduate Diploma/Master of Teaching before you apply.

You can find out more about the exciting world of Science, Technology and Mathematics and the opportunities it offers teachers by visiting www.acceleratestem.co.nz.


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If you'd like to know when the 2018 application form and application guide is available for download, sign up here and we'll send you an email.

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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