Headway Scholarship

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The Headway Scholarship 2018 is now closed.


Questions? Email headway@oup.com

The prize

The prize includes:

  • A place on the two-week English Language Teachers’ Summer Seminar at Exeter College, Oxford (Sunday 22nd July – Friday 3rd August 2018)
  • Your extension activity will be displayed on the Headway Oxford Teacher’s Club website for teachers worldwide to download and use
  • Flights and travel to and from Oxford, accommodation and all meals
  • A certificate from Oxford University on completion of the course

Six winners will each win a two-week all-inclusive teacher training course in Oxford, and their extension activities will be displayed on the Headway Oxford Teacher’s Club website!

Headway Scholarship 2017 winners with Liz Soars

Exeter College, Oxford

What is it like to win the Headway Scholarship?

Lexia, China
“Personally I have found this week really beneficial in terms of career development.”
Elena, Russia
“It was definitely an unforgettable experience...it was just awesome!”
Natalia, Argentina
“I would like to encourage you, teachers from all over the world, to take part in this competition.”
Erika, Hungary
“We got an opportunity to meet Liz Soars...we loved her.”

The Headway Scholarship is made possible through the generosity of John and Liz Soars.

“The setting up of the Headway Scholarship, over ten years ago, was our way of repaying teachers for the trust you have placed in our writing. The exceptionally positive response from scholarship winners, from so many countries, who have followed the ELT Teacher’s course at Exeter College, Oxford has been very gratifying indeed.”

Liz Soars
Author of Headway

Liz Soars