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Access Opportunity Scholarship

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:43:29 +0000

UCL Student Funding Office are pleased to announce the rollout of our new scholarship for 2017-2018 entry, the Access Opportunity Scholarship. We are working collaboratively with ‘Just for Kids Law’ (#younggiftedandblocked) and the Helena Kennedy Foundation Article 26, who provide support, advice and legal representation to young people in difficulty. The purpose of this funding […]


ALERT! Scam phishing email

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:47:27 +0000

A number of current and prospective UCL students received the below email informing them that they have been awarded a “University Educational Grant” from UCL. Please be aware that this is a scam phishing email and is not connected to UCL in any way. DO NOT, under any circumstances, provide your personal or bank details […]


Annual Amos Bursary event at UCL a great success!

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 15:16:25 +0000

Baroness Amos of Brondesbury established the Amos Bursary in 2009 in loving memory of her parents. Young men aged between 16-24, from inner city schools and with family connections to Africa and the Caribbean are given the opportunity to access leading universities in the UK. Those selected for these prestigious awards have the opportunity to […]


Apply for Postgraduate Master’s Loans

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:00:18 +0000

The UK government has opening applications for Master’s degree student loans for the 2016/17 academic year. The postgraduate loans are available: to UK and some EU students; up to a maximum of £10,000; for both taught and research Master’s degree programmes in all subject areas; for all full-time, part-time and distance learning Master’s degree programmes; […]


Lloyds Scholarships offer more than financial reward

Wed, 11 May 2016 11:42:05 +0000

The Lloyds Scholars Programme is a partnership between leading UK universities and the Lloyds Banking Group, aiming to encourage academically excellent students from low-income families to pursue their studies at top universities. The unique funding programme offers an annual bursary of £1,000, with additional financial support based on academic achievement, a component involving volunteer work, […]


Undergraduate Loans for 2016/17 launched!

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:00:30 +0000

The Student Loans Company (SLC) have recently announced the launch of the 2016/17 Student Finance England (SFE), Student Finance Wales (SFW) and Student Finance Northern Ireland (SFNI) services for HE full-time undergraduate students. The SLC and UCL are encouraging new students to apply for their loans as soon as possible. The process for continuing students […]


Sean Morley Memorial Prize

Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:00:30 +0000

The Sean Morley Memorial Prize is open to undergraduate Home (UK) students and rewards exceptional projects and dissertations, which have a road safety theme which could, for example, include proposals for age-restricted licenses, developing safer in-car navigation systems or ways of influencing pedestrian behaviour. Successful applicants will have an opportunity to showcase their work to […]


Schwarzman Scholars programme to launch in 2016

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 12:10:03 +0000

Designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders, the newly launched Schwarzman Scholars, inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship, is the first scholarship created to respond to the geopolitical landscape of the 21st Century by preparing scholars to better understand China’s culture, economy, governance and evolving role in the world. Up to 200 Scholars chosen […]


Funding for UK students to do postgraduate degree in India

Thu, 03 Dec 2015 12:04:48 +0000

The Government of India is offering two Commonwealth Scholarships for UK citizens wishing to study in India in 2016/17. In order to be able to apply for a scholarship, you must: Be a citizen of the United Kingdom Meet the eligibility requirements of the course and university at which you wish to study Not intend […]


Student Funding Closures over Christmas

Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:03:25 +0000

The Student Funding Office, including the counter in the Student Centre, Chadwick Building, will be open at the following times over the Christmas period. Monday 14 December: 10:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday 15 December: 10:00am – 4:00pm Wednesday 16 December: 10:00am – 4:00pm Thursday 17 December: 10:00am – 2:30pm Friday 18 December: 10:00am – 1:00pm Monday 21 December: […]


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*NOTE: All scholarship and student funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are urged to check information regularly to ensure they are aware of current procedures, deadlines etc.

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