Teach NZ Scholarships


Teaching can offer you a challenging, stimulating, and rewarding career. It’s also a chance to share your valuable knowledge, understanding, and experience with future generations

Information for Teach NZ scholarships for those fluent in Te Reo Māori and want to become teachers can be found here :https://www.teachnz.govt.nz/studying-to-be-a-teacher/scholarships/

Teach NZ Scholarships To Pay Fees plus Allowances:

Students are eligible to apply for two types of Māori Medium Teach NZ Scholarships.

1. Te Waka Whakarei:
Apply by November of the year before:
Pays full fees and $30,000 in allowances each for 3 Years
Total value of over $100,000.00

Click here for more information: Te Waka Whakarei

2. Te Tipu Whakarito:
Apply by February of the same year
Pays full fees and $10,000 in allowances spread over the 3 years
Total value of close to $30,000.00

Click here for more information: Te Tipu Whakarito

The application form for both scholarships can be accessed by clicking the link below

Application Form

Other financial assistance is available through Studylink, the Māori Education Trust and Iwi Grants.


Scholarships and Grants Information