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The ECE Māori and Pacific Languages scholarships are for those who are fluent speakers of te reo Māori or a Pacific language and who want to teach in the early childhood sector.
Scholarships cover core study fees and an allowance of $10,000 over the period of study.
These scholarships are for people who will either commence or continue their study in the 2019 academic year. If your study year starts in Semester 1, you'll need to be enrolled in an approved ECE teaching qualification before applying.
The academic year for early childhood teacher education study has two intakes – one at the start of the calendar year and one that commences mid-year. This scholarship is for:
Please note that your study year must be starting from either Semester 1 or Semester 2 in 2019. This can be the start of your first or any subsequent year of study.
Māori language stream:
Pacific languages stream:
You can learn more about scholarships by reading our Scholarships: Frequently Asked Questions page.
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