Training bursary guide: academic year 2016 to 2017

A training bursary guide for initial teacher training (ITT) places for schools and ITT providers.



This funding guide provides information to schools and ITT providers on:

  • bursary and scholarship rates
  • subject, qualification and candidate eligibility
  • how payments are made
  • assurance procedures

The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL) funds training bursaries and scholarships for trainees on eligible ITT courses in England.

Bursary amounts will vary depending on teaching subject, degree class or highest relevant academic qualification. Scholarships are awarded by the relevant professional body for the subject.

Published 30 October 2015