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Please find below the complete list of Bursaries currently available at the Institute of Continuing Education. Please also read our Bursary Scheme 2019 terms and conditions carefully before applying. The table also shows you the eligibility criteria for each Bursary. If you have any questions about our Bursary offering, please contact enquiries@ice.cam.ac.uk

Bursaries and Concessions for Non Award-Bearing courses

Bursaries for Undergraduate Award Bearing Courses

Bursaries for Postgraduate Award Bearing Courses

Bursaries and Concessions for Non Award-Bearing Short Courses

Name of Bursary Specified eligibility criteria Specified employment sector Tuition fees Specified courses Application period
Cambridge University Press (CUP) N/A Any teacher with Qualified Teacher Status working in a state-funded school or further education institution. 50% concessionary tuition fee Short courses - day, weekend or online Ongoing
University of Cambridge Alumni CAMCard holders N/A N/A 20% off tuition fees Short courses - day, weekend or online Ongoing

Apply for a Cambridge University Press concessionary fee for a non award-bearing course here.

To claim your Cambridge Alumni concessionary fee, please quote your CAMCard number when booking a course.

Bursaries for Undergraduate Award Bearing Courses

Name of Bursary Must not have studied in Higher Education previously Demonstrated financial hardships* Specific eligibility Tuition fee bursary Maximum number of bursaries available Eligible courses and subject areas Application period
James Stuart First Time in Higher Education None Up to 50% 2 All Certificates

Open.

Closes 25 August 2019

ICE First Time in Higher Education (Arts and Humanities) None 50% 2 Arts and Humanities Certificates

Open

Closes 25 August 2019

ICE First Time in Higher Education (Science) None 50% 2 Science Certificates

Open

Closes 25 August 2019

Edward and Ivy Rose Hood Memorial None Up to £1000 2 All Certificates and Diplomas

Open

Closes 25 August 2019

Cambridge United Community Trust Cambridge United Community Trust participants and staff 100% 4 Specified Certificates - see website for details Closed 12 April 2019
Workers' Educational Association (Eastern Region) Must have recently completed a WEA (Eastern) adult education course 100% 2 All Certificates

Open

Closes 28 June 2019

Churton Collins Memorial None £1000 2 English Literature Certificates and Diplomas

Open

Closes 25 August 2019

University of Cambridge Alumni CamCard holders University of Cambridge Alumni holding current CAMCard 20% off tuition fees N/A All Undergraduate Certificates, Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas Open
Learning Together - Longford Trust People who have completed a Learning Together course while under criminal justice supervision in prison or post-release. 100% 5 All Certificates Open

Apply for an award-bearing course bursary here.

* Qualifying income level may include a gross household income of not more than £25,000 per year or you may be in receipt of a qualifying benefit such as income support, job-seekers' allowance, employment and support alloance (ESA), universal credit, or your sole income is a State Pension and/or you are in receipt of pension credit.

Bursaries for Postgraduate Award Bearing Courses

Name of Bursary Must not have studied in Higher Education previously Demonstrated financial hardships* Specific eligibility Tuition fee bursary Maximum number of bursaries available Specified course and/or subject area Application period
University of Cambridge Alumni CamCard holders University of Cambridge Alumni who hold current CAMCard 20% off tuition fees Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma (excludes Master of Studies) All Open
First Story Educators working in disadvantaged settings 50% 4 PG Certificate in Teaching Creative Writing Closed for 2019. Will reopen for 2020
ICE Advanced Subject Teaching Teachers** Up to 50% 6 MSt Advanced Subject Teaching Closed for 2019. Will reopen for 2020
Linda Fisher N/A £250*** 1 per course intake MSt International Relations Closed for 2019. Will reopen for 2021

Apply for an award-bearing course bursary here.

* Qualifying income level may include a gross household income of not more than £25,000 per year or you may be in receipt of a qualifying benefit such as income support, job-seekers' allowance, employment and support alloance (ESA), universal credit, or your sole income is a State Pension and/or you are in receipt of pension credit.
** Qualified English or History Teachers at State Schools with low progression of students to HE or disadvantaged settings
*** Can also be used for travel, books etc.