Congratulations to the 2017 Fellows

‘Pouring Champagne’ by Simon Law, CC BY SA 2.0 Wikipedia.

Congratulations to all the new 2017 National Teaching Fellows and welcome to the Association of National Teaching Fellows. The scheme celebrates outstanding teachers and professional service staff and today saw the total of fellows reach 803. Congratulations also to all the team teaching nominees.

Details of the winners can be found on the HEA website and you can search for fellows in institutions and subject areas using the ‘fellows finder‘ on this website. This searches the individual profiles on the HEA website.

You are most welcome to contribute to this blog and share your teaching practices and ideas. You can also follow us on Twitter @NTF_TWEET


Event coming up – 10th May 2017, Leeds Beckett University

Teaching Excellence: Building Bridges ANTF Open Conference 10th May 2017
Rosebowl Building, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds

The next event to be organised by the Association of National Teaching Fellows (ANTF) is on the 10th of May at Leeds Beckett University. The day starts with registration at 9.30am and will provide discussion about teaching excellence, becoming a National Teaching Fellow and share good practice and innovations on a range of areas from teaching fashion and health, to supporting student transitions and the role of libraries in enhancing learning and teaching.

More details can be found on our news and events page and you can register through this link on the HEA webpages:


Guidance materials for budding 2017 National Teaching Fellows

Guidance for 2017 National Teaching Fellowship Applicants

Sally and the ANTFs have pulled together some guidance here for colleagues who might be running workshops in their institutions for the 2017 National Teaching Fellowship Scheme. Please note the deadline is 25th April 2017 and there are some changes that will impact on anyone intending to resubmit their application from last year.

Attached here are PowerPoint slides and a PDF file. The content is based on the Higher Education Academy instructions, with additional comments from the ANTF.

ANTF prospective NTFs 2017 New Deadline PPT  (PowerPoint Slides – right mouse click to download)

ANTF prospective NTFs 2017 New Deadline PDF (PDF FILE)