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Discover our range of scholarships and bursaries to support your studies

We're passionate about opening up education to all students, and our range of scholarships and bursaries can help you on your way to your future career. UEL is the number one careers-focussed university in the UK, and as part of our Vision 2028 and focus on our future graduates, future professionals and future life, we offer a range of scholarships to support you during your time at University.


1. Our awards come with a financial reward, which may be a cash payment or a tuition fee waver. This funding is non-repayable.
2. Our awards can go a long way towards supporting you financially whilst you study, such as supporting your accommodation costs or giving you peace of mind.
3. Being awarded a scholarship or bursary can look great on your CV and showcase your success to future employers.
4. You'll become part of an exclusive network of scholars at the University, with opportunities to network with your peers and industry links.

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Meet our award winners

Alan McGuffog  - BSc (Hons) Counselling

Award: Vice Chancellor's Scholarship


Alan was well aware of the financial constraints which would require him to work heavily on top of his studies.

However, receiving a UEL scholarship made all the difference.


Holly Nicoll  - MSc Psychology

Award: Postgraduate Scholarship


Holly's work ethic and commitment paid off when she successfully secured a PGS scholarship with UEL, which she feels made a huge difference.


Felicia Enigbokan - BA (Hons) Social Work

Award: Dean's Scholarship


Felicia is the perfect example of what we do here at UEL; working with dedicated and students to arm them with the skills and experience they need to go out into the world .


Kayleigh Robinson - Computer Games Design: Story Development

Award: Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship


Gaining a scholarship at UEL gave Kayleigh the extra support she needed to realise her ambitions.