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.

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

Further information

The TEAs for 2022 are currently under revision. For further information, please contact

Gayle Morris
Director of Learning and Teaching