UCL Scholarships and funding


Professor Sir Malcolm Grant Undergraduate Scholarship

This scholarship aims to enable UK students who can demonstrate financial need as well as show leadership potential, to pursue their studies at UCL

Key information

Value: £25,000 spread equally over the duration of study
Available to: Prospective students
Selection criteria: Financial need and leadership potential
Eligible students: UK domiciled with Home fee status
Deadline: Monday 3 July 2023


Eligible candidates must:

  • be UK domiciled with Home fee status;
  • be in financial need as assessed by UCL;
  • hold an offer of admission to UCL to study a full-time undergraduate degree for the 2023/24 intake.

Value, benefits, and duration

The award will be £25,000 spread evenly over the standard duration of study and is subject to satisfactory academic progress. The scholarship can be applied to cover tuition fees or maintenance costs depending on the awardee's preference.


The criteria for awarding the bursary is financial need and leadership potential you will need to demonstrate these in the application.

How to apply

The Professor Sir Malcolm Grant Undergraduate Scholarship is one of the schemes that make up the Undergraduate Funding and Access Awards (UGFA).

To be considered for a Professor Sir Malcolm Grant Undergraduate Scholarship, please follow the procedure on the UGFA webpage.


The UGFA will be awarded by recommendation by a panel composed of UCL staff. The successful candidates will be notified as soon as decisions are made by mid-September.