Table of 2019 Study Awards, Sabbaticals and Study Support Grants

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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 ** Mid April 5 June 2018

Area School Teachers'
Sabbaticals (ATS)

12 Mid April 5 June 2018

Area School Principals'
Sabbaticals (APS)

10 full-time equivalent sabbaticals***

Mid April

5 June 2018

Secondary Awards

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

Secondary Teachers'
Study Awards (ST)

75 FTTE ** Mid April 5 June 2018

Secondary Teachers' Sabbaticals (STS)

50 Mid April 5 June 2018

Secondary Senior Managers' Sabbaticals (SSMS)

10 Mid April 5 June 2018

Secondary Principals'
Sabbaticals (SPS)

40 full-time equivalent sabbaticals***  Mid April 5 June 2018

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** Mid May 2 July 2018

Primary Teachers'
Sabbaticals (PTS)

50

Mid May

2 July 2018

Primary Principals'
Sabbaticals (PPS)

105

Mid May

2 July 2018

Study Support Grants

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

Secondary Teachers'
Study Support Grants (STG)

100 Late May 5 November 2018

Area School Teachers'
Study Support Grants (ATG)

12 Late May 5 November 2018

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** TBC TBC

Reading Recovery Tutor Study Award (RR)

Biennial Award
Not offered in 2019

 

 

Māori Medium
Education
Study Award

Tahua Ako Mātauranga - Rumaki Reo Māori

42 TBC TBC

Bilingual Education
Study Award

Tahua Ako Mātauranga Reorua

18 FTTE TBC TBC

* 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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