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Apply for the Science Teaching Leadership Programme

Details on how to apply for the Science Teaching Leadership Programme. We are pleased to announce that applications for 2023 are now open. Tono mai and apply now!


Please read the guidance below on how to apply for the Science Teaching Leadership Programme below.

1. Before completing the application form, please read the following:

2. Nominated Teacher and Principal or HOD (where relevant) to complete the Application Form 

  • Applications should be typed and completed electronically. Please send all sections as one PDF.

3. Nominated Teacher to identify two written referees and provide referees with the Written Referee Form  

  • The Nominated Teacher needs to provide the names and contact details of two referees for their written statements (see application).
  • The Nominated Teacher is responsible for giving the two written referees the report form. 
  • Note that your written referees will email their references directly to Royal Society Te Apārangi.

4. Nominated Teacher, Principal, HOD (where relevant), and Board of Trustees to sign the Declaration Form 

  • The Declaration Form is to be submitted alongside the Application Form.

5. Submit all sections to stlp@royalsociety.org.nz by no later than 7 October 2022.

There may be another round in March 2023 for schools wanting to begin the programme in term 3, 2023.

If you have any questions about the Programme, please contact stlp@royalsociety.org.nz.  We look forward to receiving your application.