Funding support

The Learning and Teaching Academy offers a number of funding streams to help staff to develop their practice and engage in research


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Leadership development

Aurora is AdvanceHE’s leadership development programme for those identifing as women. The programme brings together leadership experts and higher education institutions to take positive action to address the under-representation of women in leadership positions.

We are not accepting applications for Aurora at this time

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The LTA Scholarship Fund provides funding for individuals or teams of university staff to undertake research or evaluation in education-related topics.

Applications for 2019/20 are now open

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The Staff Development Fund provides funding for staff to undertake education-related CPD (e.g. PG Cert HE, PhDs etc.)

Applications for the Fund are accepted throughout the year