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Apply to our new scholarship fund.

Thanks to the UK charity Read Foundation, you can now apply for financial support and get up to 66% off the cost of tuition for students in Years 10,11,12 or 13.

To qualify, students must continue with us until they take their exam and agree to our other terms and conditions.

Reducing the gap in education inequality

We believe education can close the gap between advantaged and disadvantaged communities.

Once you’ve applied, we’ll give you a trial lesson to see how you get on. If you’re then accepted to the scheme, we will benchmark your child with a mock exam.

Your child then need to attend all lessons and continue attending lessons with us until their GCSE or A-Level exams.

Our eligibility criteria

To be eligible, you need to have one of the following:

  • Income Support 

  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance

  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance

  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

  • The guaranteed element of Pension Credit

  • Child Tax Credit

  • Working Tax Credit

  • Universal Credit

  • Receives Free School Meals

    If none of these are available, please contact us at and we can consider your application individually

    Further Information

    For further information please contact us at and we can consider your application individually.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Do you have a question regarding the READ Scholarship?

    What is the READ Foundation scholarship and who is it for?

    The READ Foundation scholarship, in partnership with ClassTutor, offers financial support for tuition, covering up to 66% of the costs for students in Years 10, 11, 12, or 13.

    How can I apply for the READ Foundation scholarship?

    You can apply for the scholarship by filling out the application form on our website. Eligibility is based on a commitment to continue with ClassTutor until the student takes their exams and adherence to other terms and conditions.

    What are the success stories associated with the READ Foundation scholarship?

    One notable success story is of Mohammad Al Saeed, a refugee from Syria, who significantly improved his English language and literature skills through our program, achieving impressive grades in his GCSEs.

    What are the expectations and requirements once accepted into the scholarship program?

    Upon acceptance, students are expected to attend a trial lesson, participate in a benchmarking mock exam, consistently attend all lessons, and continue with us until their GCSE or A-Level exams.

    How does ClassTutor contribute to reducing educational inequality?

    ClassTutor, through initiatives like the READ Foundation scholarship, aims to bridge the gap in education for disadvantaged communities, providing accessible, high-quality tutoring to help students achieve their academic goals.