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Funding for social work, teaching and healthcare courses

Healthcare workers, teachers and social workers may be eligible to receive funding to support with their courses.

Funding for courses can change from year to year so it’s important to check the official organisations’ websites or contact them directly for the most up to date details.

Some of the funding options available

Social workers

Social work bursary funding- Social Care Wales

Social work students - NHS England


Teachers

Teacher Training incentives in Wales - Welsh Government

Initial Teacher Education priority subject incentives - Welsh Government

Postgraduate Initial Teacher Education - Student Finance Wales

Iaith Athrawon Yfory Incentive Scheme - Welsh Government


Healthcare workers

NHS Bursary - Student Awards Services, NHS Wales

Medical and Dental Bursaries - NHS England


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