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Teacher Training Bursaries 2018

The first round of ISTD Financial Bursaries for 2018 has now closed.

Applications will open again on 15 November 2018 and close on 20 December 2018.

Bursaries of up to £5,000 will be available to support current and future dance teachers to develop their skills and qualifications.
Teachers are able to apply for funds under three categories:

  1. Initial teacher training (up to £5,000)
  2. Higher teacher training (up to £2,000)
  3. Continued Professional Development (CPD) for international members (up to £1,000)

Applications will be assessed on financial need as well as motivation to undertake training. For further information regarding the application criteria for each of the bursaries available, please see ‘related documents’ below.

For any further questions, please contact bursaries@istd.org

CPD Bursary - Application Guide
Dancesport Associate Bursary – Application Guide
DDE Bursary – Application Guide
DDP Bursary – Application Guide

Applications will open again in Spring and Autumn 2019.

Professional and Career Development Loans
Did you know that the UK government offers professional and career development loans at a reduced interest rate? Find out if you are eligible and how to apply directly on the government website.