Scholarships provide enhanced tax-free funding with a range of additional benefits, exclusive to scholars. There are great way to strengthen your teacher training and career. Read recent scholar stories on the benefits of a scholarship and teaching. Scholarships can be awarded to trainees in physics, maths, chemistry, computing, languages or geography.
Graduating into a rewarding computing career
Sophie Clark, a current British Computing Society (BCS) scholar, speaks passionately about the scholarship scheme and the masses of confidence she’s gained from teacher training. Read Sophie’s story
Transforming a hobby into a full time career
You don’t need a computing degree to apply for a computing scholarship or teacher training. Claire Wicher, a psychology and criminology graduate had plenty of ‘hands-on’ experience and proved that she had the knowledge and passion to teach computing. Read Claire’s story
Liam Ring turned his passion into an exciting career
With a Royal Geographical Society (and the Institute of British Geographers) scholarship, Liam Ring was able to realise his dream to pursue a career based around his passion for geography. Read Liam’s story
A passion for working with students made teaching the perfect fit
After graduating, Saira jumped straight into training as a teacher. Having gained experience through providing support to local students, and with a love of chemistry, the decision to train to teach was easy. Read Saira’s story
Kick start a rewarding career with a scholarship
With a scholarship and help from a Teacher Training Adviser, Kat was able to re-train and pursue a fulfilling new career. Read Kat’s story
Enhance your learning opportunities with a scholarship
Read Becky’s journey - from deciding to become a teacher and being awarded a scholarship, to the joys of teaching. Read Becky’s story
Financial support for teacher training
08 April 2020 - 13:00
Find out about the range of financial incentives and support available to help fund your teacher training. Our panel will answer all of your questions about bursaries, scholarships and salaried School Direct courses. We'll also discuss the eligibility criteria for bursaries and scholarships, and how to apply for financial support.
Change career to teaching
04 May 2020 - 19:30
Considering changing career to teaching? Not sure about the next step? Our teaching advisers will discuss the different routes available to help you retrain and experiences of the obstacles faced when changing career.
Secondary school teaching
11 May 2020 - 19:30
This online event will provide advice on all things secondary teaching. It will offer helpful hints and tips on the different training options available and how to choose the right option for you.