Scholarships for Teachers of German

This programme offers scholarships for teachers of German to refresh or advance their language level through four or eight-week language courses in Germany. Courses are offered throughout the year and for all language levels.

All teachers and prospective teachers of German can participate and are able to tailor their scholarship experience to their own needs. Just speak to our National Adviser and the Goethe-Institut.

Photos of the German seminars 2015 courtesy of scholarship participant Ken Pow

Application Process

Expressions of interest are welcome at any stage. Please contact Heike Papenthin and Judith Geare.
Application forms are available from:
A principal's reference is required to apply, the form for this reference is available from 

Selection Process

Preference will be given to applicants who have taken advantage of local PLD opportunities, such as through the ILEP pathways.


A Teacher's Experience

Ken Pow
Ashburton College
Scholarship to Germany 2015

"The Scholarship course has been a highlight of my career."

Read about Ken's experience