Looking to become an Educational Psychologist in England?

The 2021 Educational Psychology Funded Training (EPFT) scheme provides government funding in partnership with employers for 203 trainee educational psychologists.

Candidate Registration

Welcome to the online application system for the Educational Psychology Funded Training (EPFT) Scheme

Please read our help page before creating an application. All candidates are required to register as a new candidate for the 2020 intake, even if you have registered in previous years. Please click on "Candidate Registration" below.

Candidate Registration


Application Start Date: 16th September 2020
References Deadline: 17th November 2020 (5pm)
Application Deadline: 18th November 2020 (5pm)
Interviewing and Shortlisting Deadline: 31st March 2021
Offer Release Date: 21st April 2021 (12pm Midday)
Offer Accept Date: 28th April 2021 (12pm Midday)