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Institute of Physics (IOP) - Physics teacher training scholarships

General information on this scholarship

Institute of Physics (IOP)
Physics teacher training scholarships

General Description

The Institute of Physics has a scholarship and a standard training bursary available to Physics trainees. The scholarship is worth £25,000 and includes a membership to the Institute of Physics as well as mentoring support. Other beneficiaries of the training bursary will receive funding depending on the class of degree as follows: £20,000 for a first class degree or a 2:1; £15,000 for a 2:2 and £9,000 for a relevant degree. The scholarship is merit based. Candidates need to show exceptional knowledge and a high level of enthusiasm for studying Physics. 100 scholarships are awarded annually.


Candidates should be Physics trainees with a first degree. Candidates holding a first classs or a 2:1 degree are eligible to apply for the £25,000 scholarship.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: