£15k grant whilst you study

Find out how you could get a £15K grant whilst you study to become a Maths or Physics teacher

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Find out how you could get a £15K grant whilst you study to become a Maths or Physics teacher

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Got what it takes?

Find out how you could get a £15K grant whilst you study to become a Maths or Physics teacher

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Who are 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. Applications are now open for those planning to start university in Autumn 2018. Spaces are limited, apply before 21st January 2018 for the best chance of getting your place.

      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
      • a place on a salaried Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course, tailored to your needs, resulting in the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
      • extensive personal and professional development support for six 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 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
      • Apply now!

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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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