Teacher Education Scholarship - Aboriginal

About the Teacher Education Scholarship - Aboriginal

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

The Teacher Education Scholarship - Aboriginal is an identified scholarship available to Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders studying to become teachers with the NSW Department of Education.

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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
  • HSC students
  • University students
  • Career changers
This is an identified scholarship for Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders.

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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