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Launch of the 2020 National Teaching Fellowships (NTFS) and Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE)

Posted on 7 November 2019

The University has been invited to submit nominations for the 2020 Individual National Teaching Fellowship Scheme (NTFS) and the 2020 Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE).

Both schemes are run by AdvanceHE, celebrate excellent practice and outstanding achievement in learning and teaching in higher education and are open to both academic and professional services colleagues.

This year’s NTFS scheme has special significance as it marks the 20th anniversary of the award. Advance HE will be celebrating this important anniversary in the run-up to the 2020 Awards Ceremony with a media campaign profiling the impact of diverse winners over the 20 years of the scheme.

Applications and nominations

We are inviting one-page expressions of interest from individuals and teams across the University. A panel chaired by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Teaching, Learning and Students, will select the applications to form the nominations from the university.  

Please read the NTFS and CATE Guidance for Institutions and Individuals 2020 before submitting expressions of interest.

The expressions of interest should be submitted to by noon on Wednesday 8 January 2020.

For further information and advice on potential nominations before the January deadline please contact Julia Hampshire, Academic Support Office,, telephone 01904 322155.