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IELTS from 6 to 9

IELTS Morgan Terry Memorial IATEFL Scholarship

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55 GBP
19 Jun 2024
Application deadline


The IELTS Partners work together to deliver world-class English language testing based on decades' worth of expertise in the field. We offer several awards and scholarships to show our commitment to supporting the individuals and organisations doing good work in the sector.



Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



GBP 55 per day + other benefits

Scholarship coverage

  • living expenses
  • accommodation
  • travel expenses
  • other


This scholarship, funded by the IELTS Partners (British Council, IDP IELTS, and Cambridge University Press & Assessment), is given in memory of Morgan Terry. Morgan taught IELTS for many years, trained other teachers, and was prolific in developing test preparation materials for students. This scholarship honours her contribution to IELTS and recognises those who create learning resources to help IELTS test takers prepare for their tests.


Applicable programmes


The award consists of:

registration for the Testing, Evaluation and Assessment Special Interest Group (TEASIG) pre-IATEFL conference event;

registration for the IATEFL conference;

a year's IATEFL membership;

a maximum of five nights' accommodation;

travel costs, including, if necessary, an economy flight to the UK* up to a maximum of GBP 1000.00

GBP 55.00 per day expenses.

*This includes cost of flights and airport transfers, but not the costs of stopovers.


To qualify you must:

  • have prepared learners for taking an IELTS test;
  • have never attended the main IATEFL annual conference;
  • agree to write an article six months after the conference about how attendance has enriched your practice.

Scholarship requirements







Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

19 Jun 2024

Your application should give an overview of an educational activity or learning resource that you have developed which could help prospective IELTS test takers prepare for their tests.

We recommend writing no more than 400–500 words to:

clearly describe or illustrate your idea, what it is and how it works

explain how it could benefit prospective test takers

describe how it could be adapted and used by other teachers and learners.

Submissions will be evaluated in terms of originality, potential impact upon learning, and accessibility.

You can apply, via IATEFL's website, from mid-April and the deadline for submission is 14:00 (UK time) 19 June 2024. The winner will be notified at the start of September.


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