CELTA Sanctuary Scholarship


East Midlands

Type of opportunity

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University of Leicester

About this opportunity

The University of Leicester is offering up to 3 sanctuary scholarships per year on its face-to-face CELTA programmes – on its 5-week, 10-week and 20-week courses. CELTA is an initial teacher training programme for people who wish to enter the field of teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). The scholarship covers course fees and exam fees.

Level of Study

  • Other Levels

Other levels of study

CELTA is a Level 5 teacher training qualification


Asylum seeker, Refugee status, Humanitarian protection, Temporary refugee permission, Limited or Discretionary Leave to Remain (private/family life), Indefinite Leave to Remain, Ukraine schemes, British National (Overseas), Other forms of sanctuary (including Calais Leave, Section 67 Leave, UASC leave and Stateless Leave)

Additional notes about eligibility criteria

In addition, applicants must have already applied for a place on the CELTA course

What is included in this opportunity?

  • Fee Waiver (no fees)

Types of study available

  • Full-time
  • Part-time / flexible
  • Face-to-face

Other types of study

CELTA is a Level 5 teacher training qualification

Additional details about application process

This is a rolling call for applications. Apply for this scholarship at the same time as you apply for your CELTA course

Number of places available

Up to 3 per year

Is this opportunity available for individuals outside of the UK?


On-going opportunity


For further questions contact the scholarship provider