Subsidies for AMSP courses and events
Through government funding, the AMSP is able to provide free or low-cost events for state-funded schools or colleges in England.
Additional subsidies are available to schools and colleges in AMSP Targeted Support for Level 3 Maths Areas (TSMAs):
- A £100 travel bursary to attend an AMSP enrichment event for groups of students aged 11-16 at a university or similar venue.
- Subsidies to support teacher participation in some AMSP professional development courses.
- Blackburn with Darwen
- Bristol, City of
- Newcastle upon Tyne
- North East Lincolnshire
- Redcar and Cleveland
- South Tyneside
- Waltham Forest
For more information about TSMAs, please visit our Priority Areas page.
|AMSP professional development course||Course type||Upfront fees per state-funded participant||TSMA subsidy paid per teacher upon course completion|
|A level Mathematics or A level Further Mathematics courses||One-day
|Higher level problem solving courses; supporting students in preparing for university admissions tests||One-day
|Core Maths courses||One-day
|Higher GCSE Maths courses||One-day
|New and Aspiring Heads of Maths (HOM)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Further Mathematics 1 (TFM1)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Further Mathematics 2 (TFM2)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Mechanics 1 (TM1)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Mechanics 2 (TM2)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Statistics 1 (TS1)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Statistics 2 (TS2)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Discrete Mathematics 1 (TD1)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching Discrete Mathematics 2 (TD2)||Sustained||Free||£400|
|Teaching A level Mathematics (TAM)||Sustained||£600*||£600|
*TAM course fee reimbursed upon course completion for all state-funded participants
Your school/college is eligible for the additional subsidy for professional development courses if all of the following apply:
- you are working at a school or college located within a TSMA
- the course fee, where applicable, has been paid by the school or college
- you fully and actively participate in the course
Courses may have additional payment criteria. Please check the subsidy details on the course webpage before making an application for a place.
During the application process, you will be asked to provide financial details for your school/college. These will be used to pay the subsidy.
For most courses, we accept applications from teachers who do not work in the state sector; however, course fees may apply. Information about eligibility and fees are provided within course details. In all cases, teachers from state-funded schools and colleges are given priority when allocating places on oversubscribed courses. For further details, please see our statement on funding and eligibility for AMSP professional development courses.