The Prime Minister's Education Excellence Awards - Changes for 2019

Teaching awards and scholarships

Posted: 01 November 2018
Notice reference #: 1H9n4Z

Every single day educators across the country work together to create brighter futures for New Zealand’s children and young people. Entering the Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Awards is a chance to share your story and celebrate your achievements. 

We listened to your feedback and made changes around the timing of the Awards opening and closing dates.

The Awards will now open for entries in late February 2019.

Visit for more information about the unique benefits of entering the Awards. Keep an eye on the website for the other changes we’re making.

Being a finalist or winner can lift your school or early learning service’s sense of achievement, bring whānau together and even transform communities.

Start reflecting on the achievements of your group, team or partnership and inspire others by entering your story in 2019.