Applications for 2019/20 are now open.
Health Education England - East of England Office (HEE - EoE), working in partnership with Local Education Providers, is actively supporting the development of health care educators in the east of England through the provision of bursary funding for academic courses. The initiative aims to foster excellence within clinical education and enhance multi-professional learning and teaching.
The bursaries are intended to be used for PGCertEd/PGCertMedEd and PGDipEd/MMed/MEd courses offered by Universities in the east of England. The bursaries are available upon application to one of four host Postgraduate Education Centres covering the region. Funding is available per module as well as per course; money will be paid on an annual basis for modules and Masters courses.
Please click here to access the application form and specification documents for Educator bursary applications.
We recommend you inform the Postgraduate Education Centre as soon as you are able to of your intention to apply as funds are limited. Applications should be made to the nearest centre, including the application form, the course acceptance letter and the invoice for course fees.
Please note that you should have prior consent from your employer (approval from your line manager), that they are happy for you to undertake the course.
The bursary funding for educators is available within the four Workforce Partnership localities of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, Essex, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire and Norfolk and Suffolk and applications will be hosted and managed on their behalf by:
For Cambs & Peterborough apply to:
For Essex apply to:
For Beds & Herts apply to:
For Norfolk & Suffolk apply to:
Email: Louise Sharp
Phone: 01223 274452
Basildon and Thurrock
Email: Debbie Mullaly
Phone: 01268 524900
Luton & Dunstable Hospital
Email: Kiran Maqbool
Phone: 01582 497006
Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
Email: Sophie Hudson
Phone: 01603 286884