Teacher Education Scholarship

About the Teacher Education Scholarship

If your future plans include completing an initial teacher education degree or you are currently studying to become a teacher of mathematics, science (physics in combination with chemistry or biology), selected technological and applied studies subjects, English in combination with modern and/or ancient history or special education (K - 12) you could be eligible for the Teacher Education Scholarship.

The Teacher Education Scholarship provides financial support of up to $7,500 per year whilst studying full-time and a permanent teaching position in a high-demand subject area following successful completion of studies, plus a $6,000 appointment allowance.

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Financial support
  • $7,500 per year whilst studying full-time
  • $6,000 appointment allowance
Guaranteed employment
  • Receive a permanent position in a NSW public school upon completion of your studies
Agreed Locations
  • Indicate your preference to teach in a number of fantastic locations across NSW
Eligibility
  • HSC students
  • University students
  • Career changers

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.


Ready to apply?

Submit your application now. Applications close at 11:59 pm on Friday, 27 August 2021.

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