Teach and Learn Scholarship (High Demand Subject Areas)

About the Teach and Learn Scholarship (High Demand Subject Areas)

Teachers looking to retrain in mathematics, physics, engineering studies, industrial technology - metal, industrial technology - timber, industrial technology - metal and timber or agriculture may be eligible to apply for a Teach and Learn Scholarship (High Demand Subject Areas).

The Teach and Learn Scholarship (High Demand Subject Areas) provides financial support whilst studying and a permanent teaching position in a high-demand subject area following successful completion of studies.

Learn more about the scholarship from current participant, Malak

Financial support
  • $20,000 per year of full-time study
  • Paid study leave whilst completing a practicum and up to 8 additional days of study leave per year.
Guaranteed employment
  • Receive a permanent position in a NSW public school upon completion of your studies; or
  • Remain in your current appointment if you are working in a central school or high school.
Agreed Locations
  • Indicate your preference to teach in a number of fantastic locations across NSW
  • Current teachers who hold a current full-time teaching approval with the NSW Department of Education

More information

Review the frequently asked questions for more information on subject requirements, eligibility, scholarship payments and your appointment as a teacher.

Contact the Employment Programs team via sponsoredtraining@det.nsw.edu.au or phone 1300 300 634.

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