University of Auckland Teaching Excellence Awards

These awards recognise, encourage and reward excellence in teaching which conveys the importance that excellence in teaching has within the University.

The University of Auckland Teaching Excellence Awards are contestable across the University, with the successful applicants receiving a medal recognising their achievement and a prize of $6,000.

Three awardees are usually selected as the University's nominees for the national Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards.

The deadline for applications is 5pm, Monday 9 September 2024.


For guidance and advice on preparing a teaching portfolio, potential applicants can:

Further information

For further information, please contact

Dr Gayle Morris
Director of Learning and Teaching