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Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships 

The Vice-Chancellor scholarship targets academic excellence and financial need and reflects a commitment to the University’s values. You have the flexibility to choose whether to receive this as a cash payment or put it towards your tuition fees.

Award Summary

Cash award or tuition fee waiver of up to £27,750 over three years.

Eligibility Summary

  • Undergraduate students starting at UEL for the first time in September 2020
  • You must be fee-assessed as a home/EU* student 
  • Full-time students studying on campus or on distance learning programmes with fees of £9,250
  • You must have accepted UEL as your firm choice through UCAS Track

For more details see our full terms and conditions

*See fee assessment

How do I apply?

Applications are now open for all applicants wanting to begin their course in January 2021. The deadline for applications is Sunday 13th December 11:55pm. 

All applicants will receive an email outcome by the 15th January 2021. Please note that we are unable to provide individual feedback if your application is unsuccessful.

If you are looking to start a course in September 2021, scholarship applications will be available from March 2021. 

Further Information
For further information and advice on this award please contact our Applicant Enquiries at studentfunding@uel.ac.uk  or call +44 (0)20 8223 3333 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm).