This bursary is offered to undergraduate students who are joining the university directly from local authority care. UK Students are eligible to apply for this grant.

Course Level: Undergraduate program
Award: £1,000
Access Mode: Online
Number of Awards: Varies
Nationality: Domestic students
The award can be taken in the UK


Eligible Countries: Domestic students can apply for this scholarship.
Acceptable Course or Subjects: The sponsorship will be awarded in any Undergraduate degree subject offered by the university.
Admissible Criteria: You will need to meet the following criteria to be eligible for the Care Leaver Bursary:

  • You are a UK student aged 25 or under.
  • You have been in the care of the local authority for at least 52 consecutive weeks immediately prior to the start of your University of Greenwich course.
  • You are an undergraduate student at any of our three campuses or Partner Colleges, where your tuition fees are paid directly to the University of Greenwich.
  • You qualify for the maximum level of means-tested government maintenance or special support grants.

How to Apply: For grasping the opportunity, applicants need to take admission at the University of Maine. After taking admission candidates will be automatically considered for the opportunity.

  • Supporting Documents: To apply for this bursary, please email the following: Your full name, Your Student Banner ID number, Your Student Support Notification letter from Student Finance England, A signed letter on local authority headed paper from your leaving care team which confirms your previous care arrangements.
  • Language Requirements: Applicant’s English Level is one of the most important requirements for joining the University.
  • Benefits: It is worth £1,000 per year for up to three or four years (depending on the length of your course). It is paid in cash and does not need to be repaid.

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Application Deadline: 28 February 2020