Available grants for ECE educators

If you’re working towards an early childhood teaching qualification, these grants could help you:

Early Intervention Study Award

The Early Intervention Study Award can support you to study the University of Canterbury’s Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching: Early Intervention. Applications for 2017 will open mid-year.

TeachNZ Māori-Medium Bilingual Education Study Award

This award is for teachers and principals. It lets them take study leave to improve their te reo Māori and their skills as a bilingual or immersion teacher.
The award pays for relief while the person is on study leave, and it contributes to the course fees.
Go to the TeachNZ website (external link)  to find out more.

TeachNZ scholarships

Scholarships are available in a variety of fields. These generally cover fees and pay an allowance for the study period.
Go to the TeachNZ website (external link)  to find out more.

Linking Minds Scholarship

This is an international award. It’s for teachers who are under 35 and in their first 5 years of teaching. If you see yourself as a future leader, this scholarship can help you build your knowledge, skills and confidence and give you international experience.
Go to the TeachNZ website (external link)  to find out more.

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