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Undergraduate scholarships

The following scholarships are available for new students starting in academic year 2021/22 via competitive application.

Scholarships are awarded based on a combination of merit and need.

The funding is non-repayable.

Eligibility criteria, application deadlines and terms and conditions apply, please see individual scholarships for details.

 

Undergraduate bursaries

The following bursaries are available for new undergraduate students starting in the academic year 2021/22 via an application.

The non-repayable bursaries are awarded based on need.

Eligibility criteria, application deadlines and terms and conditions apply, please see individual bursaries for details.

  • Young Independent Student Bursary (up to £1,500 renewable yearly): Support for care experienced and estranged students.
  • Engagement Bursary (Up to £3,000): Support for students from low-income households, targeting childcare, outside London travel, DSA computer equipment and summer support costs.
  • Progression Bursary (Up to £3,000): Support for students from low-income households, targeting final year course costs, graduate interview costs and reasonable adjustment costs for students with disabilities undertaking co-curricular activities.
  • Hardship Bursary (Up to £3,000): Support for students from low-income households facing unforeseen financial difficulties.
  • Short Course Bursary (Tuition fee waiver): Support for students from low-income households undertaking UEL pre-entry short courses
  • Helena Kennedy Foundation Bursaries (£2,250 over duration of course): Support for disadvantaged students who have overcome significant barriers to continue with Higher Education

 

Undergraduate study abroad bursaries

Wide range of bursaries are available to support outbound Erasmus students spending a semester or year abroad and students studying abroad on our intensive Going Global.

Bursaries are awarded annually via a competitive application process open to current students.

Postgraduate funding

We offer a generous package of discounts and scholarships to help postgraduate students at UEL – from general course fee discounts to subject-specific funding.

Eligibility criteria, application deadlines and terms & conditions apply; please see individual scholarships for details.