RSC Teacher Training Scholarships
We are offering scholarships to individuals with the potential to become exceptional chemistry teachers.
Our scholars receive a £25,000 tax-free bursary from the Department for Education. They also get a package of support from us including:
- Mentoring by an expert chemistry teacher
- Continuing Professional Development workshops
- Free membership of the Royal Society of Chemistry for two years
- A selection of classroom materials including books, posters, a lab coat and more
- Access to networks of chemistry teachers and trainee teachers
Our scholars also become our ambassadors, sharing our resources and support with other teachers and colleagues.
The RSC Teacher Training Scholarship scheme is run in partnership with the Department for Education. Scholarships are available for individuals who want to train to teach in England in the 2015/6 academic year.
Watch the video to find out more about our scholarships.
Find out more about what we look for in our scholars
The next deadline for applications for the 2015-16 scholarships is Sunday 25 January 2015.
Interested in teaching chemistry?
Register for updates about scholarships and chemistry teaching
National College for Teaching and Leadership Bursary Guidance
Find out more about bursaries and funding from the Department of Education
Get into teaching
Find out more about what life as a teacher is like, and what salaries and training routes are available.
External links will open in a new browser window
Contact and Further Information
Royal Society of Chemistry, Thomas Graham House, Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 OWF
Tel: 01223 432500