• Before you begin, make sure you have to hand scanned images or PDFs of each of your course offers.
  • You will need to upload these as part of this application.
For the academic year starting August 2020, do you hold an offer for a PGDE ITE course in Chemistry, Computer Science, Home Economics, Maths, Physics, or Technical Education from any of the universities listed below? *
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Including any you have accepted, with which of these universities do you hold offers?
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You must hold at least one valid offer. Otherwise we cannot process your application.
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A valid 10-digit UCAS ID, associated with the held offer(s) that form the basis of this bursary application, is required. *** If you applied directly to the University (bypassing UCAS) then enter 0000000000 - i.e ten zeros for UCAS ID.

Provide details here about each of your offers.

About your offer from Edinburgh Napier University...

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  • Course subject and documentary proof of your offer from Edinburgh Napier University is required.
  • If you want to upload multiple files as proof of this offer, upload them as a single zip file.

About your offer from Queen Margaret University...

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About your offer from University of Aberdeen...

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About your offer from University of Dundee...

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About your offer from University of Edinburgh...

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About your offer from University of Glasgow...

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About your offer from University of the Highlands and Islands...

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About your offer from University of Strathclyde...

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  • If you want to upload multiple files as proof of this offer, upload them as a single zip file.

About your offer from University of the West of Scotland...

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  • Course subject and documentary proof of your offer from University of the West of Scotland is required.
  • If you want to upload multiple files as proof of this offer, upload them as a single zip file.
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  • It is not a requirement that you have already accepted one of your offers.
  • But you must tell us if if you have or have not.

Your Education

Do you hold a relevant 2:1 honours degree (or above) or meet the minimum ITE entry requirement with a relevant Masters at SCQF Level 11 qualification? ... *
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You must hold either:-

  • a 2:1 honours degree (or above) the content of which would make you suitable to teach Maths, Computing Science, Technical Education, Physics, Chemistry or Home Economics

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  • a degree that meets the minimum ITE entry requirement and a Masters at SCQF Level 11 that is relevant to your chosen teaching subject of Maths, Computing Science, Technical Education, Physics, Chemistry or Home Economics.

Normal entry requirements for PGDE ITE courses also apply, including a requirement to have Higher English (or equivalent) and National 5 Credit level Maths (or equivalent).


Excepting remunerated PhD courses that included teaching experience, did you attend (or graduate from) ANY full-time education course after 30th September 2017? ... *

  • You must answer `Yes` if (for example) after 30th September 2017 you attended or graduated from any of these...
    • Full-time further education (e.g.college).
    • Full-time higher education.
    • Any short full-time top up course to meet ITE entry requirements.
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Since 30th September 2017, how long have you spent in full-time education?

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To proceed, please tell us about any full-time education you attended or graduated from after 30th September 2017.

Your Employment

Do you hold refugee or other humanitarian protection status in the UK, or do you otherwise qualify for exemption from the Employment requirements as described in Clause 1.3 of the Terms and Conditions ?* 

As well as those granted refugee / humanitarian protection status in the UK, Clause 1.3 of the Terms and Conditions refers to identified victims of modern slavery; to certain stateless individuals; and to certain Afghan, Iraqi and Syrian nationals that might also be eligible to apply....Please read the Terms and Conditions in full, and if you have any queries please contact us before applying.

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Have you been in receipt of Carer’s Allowance for 36 of the last 60 months? (documentary evidence will be required) *


Have you been in employment for 36 out of the last 60 months? *

Applicants must meet the Employment requirements in order to be eligible.

SAAS Residency

Will you meet the SAAS residency criteria on 1st August 2020? ...
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Will you be eligible to work in Scotland following course completion? ...
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To proceed, you must meet the SAAS residency criteria and be eligible to work in Scotland following course completion.
  • Please bear in mind that we are asking about your Residence status at a future date.
  • If your Residence status changes, either before or after 1st August 2020, it could potentially affect any bursary decision and/or bursary payment.
  • If you have any doubts about being 'ordinarily resident' or about being 'settled in the UK' you should not proceed with this application ... Instead, you should visit the SAAS Website or phone their helpline on 0300 555 0505.

Other Funding

Applicants in receipt of any other subsidised ITE provision where salaries or allowances are already in place are not eligible. Examples of such programmes include (but are not limited to) the Salaried Distance Learning & Learn to Teach programmes, the Supported Induction Route at University of Dundee and PGDE Internships at University of Aberdeen.

Are you in receipt of any other subsidised ITE provision, as described above? ...

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Applicants in receipt of any other subsidised ITE provision where salaries or allowances are already in place are not eligible.
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We need at least one phone number where you can be reached ... *
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Your Address

Please provide the UK address at which you are ordinarily resident ...
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We need your address to proceed. This must be the address at which you are ordinarily resident.

Your Work Plans

On completion, which local authorities would you be willing to work in?
  • Your answer does not affect your application in any way.
  • We collect this information purely for statistical purposes.
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Equal Opportunities

Please help us to comply with our Equal Opportunities policy and to monitor the impact of our programme across different groups ...
  • Your answers do not affect your application in any way.
  • We will only use your answers to monitor and improve our Equal Opportunities performance.
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Your agreements and consents ...

REQUIRED: in order to proceed, we need your agreement to these items ...

OPTIONAL: we would like your consent to contact you in future ...
In future, we may wish to contact you about products and services that may be of benefit to you, or to ask your permission to use your application details for promotional purposes and/or case studies ...
  • Your consent to contact for such purposes is not required to complete this application.
  • You can withdraw consent at any time in the future and it will have no bearing on your application.
  • We will not use your data for promotional purposes or case studies without first obtaining your permission.

Visit each of the following tabs and provide all required detail ...

When you have dealt with the questions in each of the outstanding tabs above, come back here and you will be able to `Submit` your application...
Applicants currently under consideration or who have received funding cannot apply again.
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