Premier’s Teacher Scholarships

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Applications are invited from teachers in Government, Catholic or Independent Schools and TAFE NSW Institutes across New South Wales for the 2016 Premier's Teacher Scholarships to undertake a five week study tour in one of the available scholarship categories.

Generous sponsorship from various supporters means the scholarships now encompass English, youth depression awareness, creativity and innovation, new and emerging technologies, financial literacy, economics, information and communication technologies, special education support teachers (vision), early childhood, Chinese language, history, leadership, vocational education for school and TAFE teachers and rural and remote education.

All school teachers and TAFE NSW teachers should plan for their study tours to occur between the period from the 1st of January 2017 up until the 30 June 2017.

now open2016 Premier's Teacher Scholarship applications are now open. Watch the video below to hear the experiences of three former scholarship recipients.

Applications are OPEN! View the application packages below and apply. Contact the Premier's Teacher Scholarship team by:

Phone: (02) 9836 9032 or (02) 9836 9169
Email: awards@det.nsw.edu.au


Premier's Anika Foundation Youth Depression Awareness Scholarships (DOC 2.5MB)

Up to two (2) scholarships of $15,000 depending on the originality of the projects will be awarded for Head Teachers Student Welfare, teachers and school counsellors teaching students at risk of youth depression in schools and TAFE NSW Institutes. Application package.


Premier's Australian Association of Special Education NSW Chapter Research to Practice Special Education Scholarship (DOC 2.2MB)

One (1) scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to support a special education teacher in a school or TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's Commonwealth Bank Leadership Scholarship (DOC 2.2MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's Copyright Agency Creativity and Innovation Scholarship (DOC 2.3MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a primary or secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's Creative Arts Scholarship (DOC 2.2MB)

One (1) scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a school or TAFE NSW Institute. Application package. This scholarship is to be confirmed in 2016.


Premier's Early Childhood Education Scholarship (DOC 3.3MB)

One (1) scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a long day care service, pre-school, primary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application Package.


Premier's English Teachers Association English Scholarship (DOC 2.5MB)

One (1) scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to a teacher of English in a secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's First State Super Financial Literacy Scholarship (DOC 2.1MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a primary or secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's HTA History Scholarships (DOC 2.2MB)

Two (2) scholarships of $10,000 are available for teachers of History in a primary or secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's Kingold Chinese Language Teacher Scholarship (DOC 2.5MB)

One (1) scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to a teacher of Chinese Language in a primary or a secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's Mathematical Association of NSW Mathematics Scholarship (DOC 0.2MB)

One (1) scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to a teacher of Mathematics in a primary or secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's IOOF Centre for Educational and Medical Research Itinerant Support Teacher (Vision) Scholarship (DOC 2.3MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 for an itinerant support teacher (vision) P-12 or TAFE NSW. Application package.


Premier's Reserve Bank of Australia Economics Scholarship (DOC 0.9MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package. 


Premier's Samsung Technology Rural and Remote Education Scholarship (DOC 2.4MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a rural and remote primary or secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's TAFE NSW Scholarships (DOC 2.2MB)

Two (2) scholarships of $10,000 will be awarded to TAFE NSW teachers. Application package.


Premier's Teachers Mutual Bank New and Emerging Technologies Scholarship (DOC 2.2MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15.000 will be awarded to a teacher in a pre-school, primary or secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's University of Sydney Mathematics Scholarship (DOC 0.2MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher of Mathematics in a secondary school or a TAFE NSW Institute. Application package.


Premier's Vocational Education Scholarship (DOC 2.3MB)

One (1) scholarship of $15,000 will be awarded to a teacher in a school. Application package. This scholarship is to be confirmed in 2016.


Applications for the NSW Premier's Teachers Scholarships close on Friday 6 May 2016. If you would like assistance with your application please contact the Premier's Scholarships Secretariat on (02) 9836 9169 or (02) 9836 9032.

Assistance is available to help applicants prepare an application for a Premier's Teacher Scholarship. Teachers can register their interest via My PL@Edu Course Code RG00158, Event ID 123323. This DoE course is registered professional development under the terms of the NSW Institute of Teachers Continuing Professional Development policy. For teachers accredited at Professional Competence, completion of this course will contribute 7 hours towards Institute Registered professional development. This course will address the following Professional Teaching Standards 1.2.2; 6.2.2; 6.3.2; 7.4.2.

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Contact

Premier's Scholarships Secretariat

Level 4, 22 Main Street Blacktown NSW 2148

Phone: (02) 9836 9032
(02) 9836 9169
Email: awards@det.nsw.edu.au