TeachNZ Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori Scholarships

Applications for the 2019 TeachNZ Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori (Secondary or Wharekura) Scholarships are now open.

Apply online, or by post, now.

Please complete your application by 26 October 2018 for it to be considered in the initial round of assessment. You will be notified of your outcome by 29 November 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 these TeachNZ scholarships. 

The information below applies to the 2019 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 2019:

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.

2019 MĀORI MEDIUM AND TE REO MĀORI SCHOLARSHIPS

Category

Study Type

Number Available

Applications Open

Fees and Allowances

Primary and Secondary

Māori Medium (Primary) Scholarships

Full time,* up to four years

65

 

First Round - 17 September 2018 – 26 October 2018

Course fees paid + $10,000 over the period of study

Te Reo Māori (Secondary or Wharekura) Scholarships

Full time,* up to four years

60

First Round - 17 September 2018 – 26 October 2018

Course fees paid + $10,000 over the period of study

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

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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.

2019 Scholarship - Online Application Form

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