Associate Teacher Postgraduate Study Award

Te Kura Toi Tangata School of Education offers a postgraduate study award for associate (mentor) teachers in recognition of their work in supporting the School's initial teacher education programmes and students, and as part of the School's aim to continue fostering strong connections between the University of Waikato and schools and early childhood services.

The Associate Teacher Postgraduate Study Award is available to schools or early childhood services to help cover the costs for associate teachers, mentor teachers and associate lecturers to undertake 500 level (postgraduate) papers offered by Te Kura Toi Tangata School of Education.

Each award has a value of $1,000 per associate teacher per year. Associate lecturers in partner or CUSP schools qualify for full tuition costs of one master's paper per year.

Te Kura Toi Tangata offers an exciting range of postgraduate level 500 programmes and are for educational practitioners who want to improve their skills, knowledge, expertise and career prospects in Education, Educational Leadership, Educational Management, Counselling or Disability and Inclusion Studies.

For more information about our master programmes and papers:

Application closing dates:

In 2021, applications close at 5.00 pm on 12th March and 23rd July.

Enquires and submission of application to:

Postgraduate Administrator Postgraduate and Research
Te Kura Toi Tangata School of Education
[email protected]
(07) 838 4500 ext. 7721