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NSW Department of Education Scholarships


6 September 2016

Applications for Teacher Education Scholarships close 16 September 2016 whlie applications for Incentive Scholarships close 23 September 2016
Applications for Teacher Education Scholarships close 16 September 2016 whlie applications for Incentive Scholarships close 23 September 2016

Applications are now open for a variety of NSW Department of Education scholarships.

Teacher Education Scholarships

Scholarships close on Friday 16 September.

University students could get paid to study to become a teacher of a high-demand subject area.

Up to 220 Teacher Education Scholarships are available to future teachers of, mathematics, selected TAS subjects, science (with physics) and special education (K-12).

Benefits Include;
-          $5000 per year of full time study
-          $3000 appointment allowance
-          Permanent teaching job in NSW public schools.

To find out more and apply click on the link https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/teacher-education-scholarships

Eligible applicants are Australian citizens or permanent residents who are:
-          Students completing the HSC in 2016 in a NSW or ACT secondary school or TAFE NSW and who will be entering into an initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university in 2017
-          University students currently undertaking a suitable degree, or an undergraduate or postgraduate initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university
-          Individuals who are no longer at school, already have a degree, or have industry experience and are intending to enrol in an initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university in 2017
-          Willing to accept an appointment as a permanent full time teacher to a NSW public school in an agreed location for a minimum period of three years

Visit https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/teacher-education-scholarships  to apply. For further information contact the Scholarships Team on telephone 1300 301 435 or by email at scholarships@det.nsw.edu.au

Teacher Education Scholarships - Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander

Scholarships close on Friday 16 September.

Students of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent could get paid to study as a primary or secondary teacher.
                 
Up to 80 Teacher Education Scholarships - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander are available to future teachers of both primary and secondary studies.

Benefits Include;
-          $5000 per year of full time study
-          $3000 appointment allowance
-          Permanent teaching job in NSW public schools

To find out more and apply click on the link. https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/teacher-education-scholarship-aboriginal

Eligible applicants are Australian citizens or permanent residents who are:
-          Be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent
-          Students completing the HSC in 2016 in a NSW or ACT secondary school or TAFE NSW and who will be entering into an initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university in 2017
-          University students currently undertaking a suitable degree, or an undergraduate or postgraduate initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university
-          Individuals who are no longer at school, already have a degree, or have industry experience and are intending to enrol in an initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university in 2017
-          Willing to accept an appointment as a permanent full time teacher to a NSW public school in an agreed location for a minimum period of three years

Visit https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/teacher-education-scholarship-aboriginal  to apply. For further information contact the Scholarships Team on telephone 1300 301 435 or by email at scholarships@det.nsw.edu.au

Incentive Scholarships

Applications close on Friday 23 September

Final year teacher education students get paid in your last semester of study to become a teacher of a high-demand subject area.
                 
Up to 40 Incentive Scholarships are available to future teachers of mathematicsscience (with physics), selected Technological and Applied Studies (TAS) subjects and special education (K-12).

Benefits Include;
-          $2500 per year of full time study
-          $1000 appointment allowance
-          Permanent teaching job in NSW public schools

To find out more and apply click on the link https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/incentive-scholarship-program

Eligible applicants are Australian citizens or permanent residents who are:
-          Currently enrolled in an initial teacher education program at a recognised Australian university
-          Completing their final year of teacher education in 2017
-          Willing to accept an appointment as a permanent full time teacher to a NSW public school in an agreed location for a minimum period of three years

Visit https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/incentive-scholarship-program to download and expression of interest form. For further information contact the Scholarships Team on telephone 1300 301 435 or by email at scholarships@det.nsw.edu.au.