2021 Premier's Teacher Scholarships

Applications for the 2021 Premier's Teacher Scholarships have now closed. The 2021 Premier's Teacher Scholarships are paused due to COVID-19. Future updates will be provided regarding the resumption of 2022 scholarships.

The Scholarship Terms and Conditions apply to all Premier's Teacher Scholarships. Applicants are advised to follow the Guide to applying when preparing and submitting an application. As part of the online application, applicants must upload the Endorsement of Application form and their curriculum vitae/resume. Refer to the Guide to applying for full details..

Premier's Anika Foundation Youth Depression Awareness Scholarships

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 2

Available for teachers in NSW primary and secondary schools, TAFE NSW campuses and Head Teachers Student Welfare teaching students at risk of youth depression.

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Premier's English Teachers Association English Scholarship

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Amount: $10,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers of English in NSW secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses for travel to universities, schools, libraries, theatres and literary sites relevant to the teaching of English.

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Premier's First State Super Financial Literacy and Capability Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW primary or secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses. For investigation of trends in teaching financial literacy and capability.

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Premier's Geography Teachers Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW secondary schools currently teaching geography. For investigation of the effects of different pedagogy and curriculum delivery on student achievement in geography.

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Premier's Hicksons Lawyers Health Education and Wellbeing Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers currently teaching in NSW pre-schools, primary or secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses. For investigation of strategies in health and physical education and wellbeing that enable students to be healthy, happy, engaged and successful.

This scholarship is dedicated to the memory of Robert Horton.

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Premier's High Potential and Gifted Education Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW schools to engage and challenge students across intellectual, creative, social-emotional and physical domains.

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Premier's History Teachers' Association History Scholarships

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Amount: $10,000
Scholarships available: 2

Available for teachers of history in NSW primary or secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses for research into exemplary practice relevant to the teaching of history in the NSW curriculum.

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Premier's NESA Quality Teacher Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for accredited primary or secondary teachers in NSW schools and early childhood teachers in NSW services for the study of quality teaching.

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Premier's Reserve Bank of Australia Economics Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses to identify exemplary practice relevant to the teaching and learning of economics.

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Premier's Teachers Mutual Bank Aboriginal Education Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW pre-schools, primary or secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses currently teaching aspects of Aboriginal education across the curriculum to study issues related to Aboriginal education in Australia and overseas.

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Premier's Teachers Mutual Bank New and Emerging Technologies Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW schools or TAFE NSW campuses to investigate trends incorporating new and emerging technologies into educational programs.

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Premier's University of Sydney Mathematics Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers of mathematics in NSW secondary schools or TAFE NSW campuses to research exemplary practice relevant to the teaching and learning of mathematics.

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Premier's Vocational Education in Schools Scholarship

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Amount: $15,000
Scholarships available: 1

Available for teachers in NSW secondary schools to investigate trends in vocational education.

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