Information for Prospective Students

Amos Bursary UCL Scholarship

Important information for Students

The Amos UCL Bursary aims to enable and encourage UK male students with family connections to Africa or the Caribbean to pursue their undergraduate studies at UCL. Up to five awards are available.

Eligibility requirements

Applicants for the bursary must:

  • hold UK fee status;
  • be a prospective male students who have family connections to Africa or the Caribbean and are intending to pursue their undergraduate studies at UCL;
  • hold an offer of admission to UCL to study a full-time undergraduate degree for the 2018/19 intake (commencing in September 2018).

Selection criteria

The award is made on the basis of applicants’ background and academic potential.

Value: benefits and duration

The successful recipient will be awarded £1,000 per annum for the duration of their programme at UCL subject to satisfactory academic progress. The bursary will be paid in addition to any funding received through the main UCL Undergraduate Bursary scheme.

Application deadline and procedure

Eligible applicants are required to apply directly to the Amos Bursary Committee (clickable link) before the Saturday, 31 March 2018. Candidates will be nominated to UCL by the Amos Bursary Committee. Shortlisted applicants will be informed on Monday, 9th April 2018. Interviews will take place on Saturday, 28th April 2018 conducted by the Amos Bursary committee.

Selection and notification of results

The successful candidate will be notified before the start of the academic year. Awards will only be made to students who have registered to study at UCL.

Page last modified on 30 jan 18 12:15 by Minesh M Halai

*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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