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Spelling Bee Aotearoa New Zealand Teacher Awards

Spelling Bee Aotearoa New Zealand Teacher Awards, offer four awards worth $2000 each for teachers whose innovative and effective programme or initiative instil a love of language in their students.

The Award also includes a travel and accommodation package so the successful recipient can travel to Wellington to receive their award at a banquet dinner and watch the 2021 Spelling Bee Aotearoa New Zealand Final on Saturday 6 November.


Full-time or part-time teachers who teach in a New Zealand school (Years 0-13).

Teachers and their schools do not have to be registered with a Spelling Bee Aotearoa New Zealand programme to apply for an Award.

Please apply here

Receipt of all applications by 22 August will be acknowledged by email. Winners will be notified on Saturday 4 September 2021. The Judges’ decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

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