Learning Support Study Awards and Scholarships

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We offer Learning Support study awards for teachers in early learning services and schools as well as scholarships to support people undertaking specific specialist courses.

These awards and scholarships help us ensure the ongoing availability of a workforce with the appropriate specialist skills, knowledge and qualifications to support children and young people with additional learning needs.

Learning Support teachers’ study awards

Type of Award Number of 2022 Awards available Application
opening date
Application
closing date

Notification date

Blind and Low Vision Study Award 9 2 August 2021 30 September 2021 22 November 2021
Complex Educational Needs Study Award 8 2 August 2021 30 September 2021 22 November 2021
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Study Award 18 2 August 2021 30 September 2021 22 November 2021
Gifted Study Award 5 2 August 2021 30 September 2021 22 November 2021
Early Intervention Study Award TBC 2 August 2021 30 September 2021 22 November 2021
Resource Teachers: Learning and Behaviour (RTLB) Study Award Up to 100 2 August 2021 30 September 2021 22 November 2021

Learning Support specialist scholarships

Scholarships are for students enrolled in these programmes.

Type of Scholarship Number of Scholarships available Application
opening date
Application
closing date
Notification date

Child and Family Psychology Internship Scholarship

Educational Psychology Internship Scholarship

21 - Total number across Educational Psychology Internship Scholarship and Child and Family Internship Scholarship 1 September 2021 30 September 2021 3 December 2021
Speech Language Therapy Scholarship Up to 15 2 March 2021 30 April 2021 31 May 2021
New Zealand Sign Language Interpreting Scholarship Up to 12 2 March 2021 30 April 2021 31 May 2021
New Zealand Sign Language Tutor Scholarship

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1 October 2019 30 October 2019 30 November 2019

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