Available Funding

School Direct funding

As a primary trainee there are two types of funding that is available to you if you are completing School Direct on the non-salaried route.  Depending on your personal circumstances it may be possible to receive both.

Read more here getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/funding-my-teacher-training


1. Tax free bursary or scholarship

Tax-free funding is available in a range of subjects of up to £28,000. Find out more on the funding available to support your postgraduate teacher training.


2. Loans

Tuition Fee and Maintenance Loans are available for all subjects.


3. Extra financial support

Extra financial support is available if you’re a parent, have an adult dependant or a disability. This is available to all eligible trainees, regardless of the subject you’re teaching.