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ISTD Teacher Training Bursaries 2019

Continued Professional Development Bursaries for international members open Monday 16 September and close on Friday 25 October 2019.

2019 Bursaries for Initial Training and Higher Teacher Training are now closed and will open again in Spring 2020. 

Teachers are able to apply for funds under three categories:

Initial teacher training (the Level 4 Diploma in Dance Education and Dancesport Associate): up to £5,000

Higher teacher training (Level 6 Diploma in Dance Pedagogy): up to £2,000

Continued professional development 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, download the respective guidelines below:

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

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.