Table of 2018 Study Awards, Sabbaticals and Study Support Grants

Applications for the 2018 Study Awards, Sabbaticals and Study Support Grants are now closed.

Click on any link in the Awards Table below for more information about that award.

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Study Support Grants

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Secondary Teachers'
Study Support Grants (STG)

100 Early June Closed

Area School Teachers'
Study Support Grants (ATG)

12 Early June Closed

Non-Collective Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Guidance Counsellor Training Study Award (GCT)

4 FTTE** Late July Closed

Reading Recovery Tutor Study Award (RR)

Biennial Award
4

Late July

Closed

Māori Medium
Education
Study Award

Tahua Ako Mātauranga - Rumaki Reo Māori

42 Late July Closed

Bilingual Education
Study Award

Tahua Ako Mātauranga Reorua

18 FTTE Late July Closed

Primary Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Primary Principals' and
Teachers' Study Awards (PT)

75 FTTE** Early June Closed

Primary Teachers'
Sabbaticals (PTS)

50

Early June

Closed

Primary Principals'
Sabbaticals (PPS)

105

Early June

Closed

Secondary Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Secondary Teachers'
Study Awards (ST)

75 FTTE ** Early May Closed

Secondary Teachers' Sabbaticals (STS)

50 Early May Closed

Secondary Senior Managers' Sabbaticals (SSMS)

10 Early May Closed

Secondary Principals'
Sabbaticals (SPS)

40 full-time equivalent sabbaticals***  Early May Closed

Area Awards

Type of Award
Number of 2018 Awards available
Application
opening date*
Application
closing date*

Area School Teachers'
Study Awards (AT)

Te Tahua Ako mō ngā Kaiako Kura ā-Rohe (AT)

7 FTTE ** Early May Closed

Area School Teachers'
Sabbaticals (ATS)

12 Early May Closed

Area School Principals'
Sabbaticals (APS)

10 full-time equivalent sabbaticals***

Early May

Closed

* These dates are indicative and are subject to change; visit this webpage for latest information.

** Full Time Teacher Equivalent.

*** This may result in sabbaticals being awarded to more than 10, or 40, area and secondary principals during one school year.

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