UCL Scholarships and funding


Undergraduate Funding and Access Awards

Through the generous donations made by UCL alumni and friends, as well as UCL's own funding initiatives, we are able to offer additional awards to UK students each year.

The Undergraduate Funding and Access Awards (UGFA) enable UK undergraduate students, from a diverse range of backgrounds, to take up their offer of study at UCL. Listed below are the schemes available to those starting in the academic year 2021/22.

Key information

Application: Complete one application to be considered for multiple schemes, where you meet criteria
Available to: Prospective students
Eligibility criteria: Please check individual scheme pages (linked below)  
Deadline: 11.59pm BST, Friday 2 July 2021

How to apply

Instructions on how to access to application form will appear here by end of March 2021.  Please check back then for information on how to apply. 

These awards are payable in addition to any funding received through the main UCL Undergraduate Bursary.


The UGFAs 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. If you have not heard from us by Friday 17 September 2021, you may assume your application was unsuccessful.

Available awards