About the Graduate Teacher Scholarship

Final-year teacher education students studying to become teachers of high-demand subject areas, can apply for a Graduate Teacher Scholarship and receive a one-off training allowance of $5,000, a $10,000 appointment allowance and a permanent teaching position in a NSW public school upon successful completion of studies.

Up to 40 Graduate Teacher Scholarships are available to high-achieving future teachers of mathematics, science (with physics), agriculture or special/inclusive education (K - 12), including 20 scholarships available exclusively for selected Technological and Applied Studies (TAS) subjects.

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Financial support
  • $5,000 training allowance
  • $10,000 appointment allowance
Guaranteed employment
  • Receive a permanent position in a NSW public school upon completion of your studies
Agreed Locations
Eligibility
  • Final-year teacher education students studying to become teachers of high-demand subject areas

How to apply

Ensure that you have submitted your approval to teach application through the Graduate Recruitment Program (GRP) before completing your Graduate Teacher Scholarship application. Applications close Friday, 15 July, 2022.

More information

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

Contact our Employment Programs team via scholarships@det.nsw.edu.au or phone 1300 301 435.

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