Teach NZ

Teaching can offer you a challenging, stimulating, and rewarding career. It’s also a chance to share your valuable knowledge, understanding, and experience with future generations

Information for Teach NZ scholarships for those fluent in Te Reo Māori and want to become teachers can be found here:

Teach NZ Scholarships To Pay Fees plus Allowances:

Students are eligible to apply for three types of Māori Medium Teach NZ.

1. Māori Medium Career Changer Scholarship:
Apply by November of the year before:
Pays full fees and $30,000 in allowances each for 3 Years
Total value of over $100,000.00

TeachNZ Career Changer Māori Medium Scholarship

2. School Leaver and Undergraduate Scholarship:
Apply by February of the same year
Pays full fees and $10,000 in allowances spread over the 3 years
Total value of close to $30,000.00

Leaver and Undergraduate Scholarship

3. Kupe Scholarships for Māori High Achievers
Applications close in March 2016
Pays full course fees and $15,000 in allowances spread over 3 years
Total value of close to $33,000.00

TeachNZ Kupe Scholarship

Other financial assistance is available through Studylink, the Māori Education Trust and Iwi Grants.