Information for Prospective Students

HSBC Scholarship

The HSBC Scholarship was set up in 2012, funded jointly by HSBC and UCL. The scholarship is aimed at providing tuition fee funding for UK students from low income households who are joining UCL from schools in the state funded secondary sector.

Five scholarships will be awarded each year between 2012/13 and 2014/15.

Eligibility requirements

To be considered for a scholarship you must:

  • be a Home (UK) student entering the first year of their programme in 2013/14;
  • hold an offer of admission to study at UCL on any full-time undergraduate degree programme;
  • be joining UCL from a state funded secondary school (based on UCAS data).

Application Deadline and Procedure

The deadline for your application is: Monday, 29 July 2013 at 4pm.

For application form and guidance notes please go to Undergraduate Funding Awards

Selection criteria

The criterion for awarding the scholarship is financial need (preference for students with a parental income between £25K - £50K)

Value: benefits and duration

The successful recipients will be awarded £9,000 per year for a maximum three year period, subject to satisfactory academic progress. The scholarship is awarded to cover tuition fees (£5,000.) and maintenance (£4,000. paid in equal termly instalments).

Successful candidates will be required to complete and return an award acceptance form issued by HSBC. They will also be required to attend an annual presentation ceremony in London organised by HSBC.

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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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