2024-25 Northumbria University UK £4,000 Undergraduate Scholarship (England Based)

Scholarship Awarding University: 
Northumbria University

Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 6th of June, 2024.

Scholarship Summary: 
The UK £4,000 Undergraduate Scholarship will primarily target underrepresented and disadvantaged students in Higher Education, bringing together inspirational courses, innovative staff, to create a better future and #TakeOnTomorrow. This award is for UK/Home students applying to study at Northumbria University on a Full-Time Undergraduate course in the academic year 2024/25.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
To be considered for the Northumbria Undergraduate Award you must also;
  1. Be a UK/Home applicant (Home includes UK students and those eligible to pay Home fees)
  2. Apply and enrol to study on a on a Full-Time basis on an Undergraduate Course starting in first year at Level 4 at the Newcastle Upon Tyne campus, commencing September 2024
  3. Choose Northumbria as your firm choice by 6 June 2024
  4. Meet the conditions of your offer and individual entry requirements
  5. Be a self-funded student (i.e. not sponsored by an employer)
  6. Register with Student Finance England (SFE), Student Finance Wales (SFW), Student Finance Northern Ireland (SFNI) or Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS).
  7. Agree to share consent via your Student Finance Provider with Northumbria University
In addition, students need to meet two of the three following characteristics to be considered;
  • You have a household income of less than £35,000
  • You are from a Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) background
  • You have declared a physical and/or mental health condition, long-term illness, or learning difference on your UCAS form
Value of Scholarship: 
Successful students will receive a total of £4,000, paid in instalments* throughout years one, two and three. 
  • The Northumbria Undergraduate Award is awarded as cash
  • *Payments will be made as £335 (25%) by the end of November 2024, £335 (25%) by the end of February 2025 and £665 (50%) by the end of May 2025

Scholarship Application Guide: 
To apply;
i. Submit an application no longer than 3000 characters (500 words) answering the question:
  • How will this Award support your aspirations to succeed in Higher Education? - APPLY HERE
  • If you would like to submit your application via video you are able to do so via the 'file' function on the application form
ii. Eligible students will be notified after 06 June 2024
iii. You will know the outcome of your application following results day in August 2024.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the Northumbria University UK Undergraduate Scholarship Page.