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Welcome to Future Teaching Scholars

The Future Teaching Scholars programme is a new and exciting route into teaching. It's designed for exceptional students who plan to study a Maths- or Physics-related degree at university.

Apply for £15K Grant

Successful applicants will be awarded a valuable scholarship package that includes:

  • a £15,000 grant whilst you study for your Maths- or Physics-related degree and become expert in your chosen subject
  • extensive personal and professional development support for 6 years based in outstanding Teaching Schools including:
    • national and regional events exclusively for Future Teaching Scholars
    • exciting school based activities during your undergraduate years
    • opportunities to be involved in research to improve Maths and Physics teaching
  • a place on a salaried Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course tailored to your needs, resulting in the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • a pre-ITT course in the summer after you graduate
  • support in finding your first teaching job after achieving QTS
  • membership of an elite cohort of Future Teaching Scholars
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Latest News

"I had never seriously considered the option previously, as I didn’t have a degree"

20 November 2017

Ian had a few jobs before becoming a Future Teaching Scholar, now he's doing what he loves most...

"I thought “wow”. Here was an opportunity to learn more about teaching while I was studying"

09 October 2017

Victoria tells us about her life before the programme, and why becoming a Future Teaching Scholar was right for her.

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Have I got what it takes?

Have I got what it takes?

  • Are you passionate about maths or physics?
  • Do you enjoy solving problems?
  • Do you work well with other people?
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