This Scheme, funded by the Government and administered by the Royal Society of New Zealand, offers primary, intermediate and secondary teachers the opportunity to improve their teaching through working in New Zealand based host organisations for 2 terms.

There are currently two types of Teacher Fellowships. Both place teachers into a research/technology environment, however they differ in their eligibility and overall focus

  • Profiles of Current and Past Teacher Fellows
    Find out about current and past Teacher Fellows.
  • Primary Science Teacher Fellowships
    A two term Fellowship designed to create curriculum leaders in science for the primary sector. This initiative is designed to be school-wide and requires an agreement from the school to make science a priority learning area for the year following the Fellowship. 
    Applications are closed for term 1 and 2 2014 Teacher Fellowships

  • Primary Science Teacher Fellowship Alumni Awards

  • Endeavour Teacher Fellowships
    This is a two term Fellowship open to all fully registered teachers who have taught in the sciences, mathematics or technology for 5 or more years and who hold a permanent position in a New Zealand school.  
    Successful applicants work on a project in conjunction with a host organisation to gain a better understanding of how science, mathematics or technology are applied outside of the classroom.
    Applications are closed for term 1 and 2 2014 Teacher Fellowships.