PGCE Access Scholarship

Value: £2,500 fee waiver

How many: up to 20

For how many years: 1 year only

Application process: apply via My Applications Portal by 31 July

Eligibility: scholarships will be allocated in mid-August to those who meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Must have firmly accepted an unconditional offer on a full-time PGCert in Education course
  • Must meet at least one of the following under represented criteria:
    - be from a low participation neighbourhood
    - be aged 25 or over
    - have a disability (including dyslexia)
    - be from a low socio-economic background
  • must be ordinarily resident in England (ie excludes those living in Wales, Northern Ireland, Scotland or EU, Overseas Territories, Gibraltar, etc)
  • must have submitted a scholarship application form by 31 July

Where more applicants meet the criteria than there are scholarships available, the number of points scored from the under-represented criteria met will be taken into consideration. See section 4.3 in these Terms and Conditions for details of points allocated to each under-represented criterion.

Page last updated: Tuesday 12 February 2013