Scholarships and bursaries

UWL Full time Undergraduate Bursary Scheme

The University of West London will provide up to a maximum of 600 bursaries for full time undergraduate students who started their course in September 2017 or January 2018.

The bursary consists of a £3,000 award payable over three academic years, as a £1,000 award per academic year towards the cost of study, including the cost of learning materials, catering outlets, Paragon Student Lets accommodation and transport costs.

How to apply

The application deadline for students starting their course in either September 2017 or January 2018 has now closed.  

Eligibility criteria

Applicants must fulfil all criteria below:

  • be from a household with an income of less than £25,000 per annum;
  • be Home or EU fees paying students;
  • have applied for means tested student support from Student Finance England and have given consent to share information in order that the declared household income can be verified (applicable to ‘Home’ fees paying student only);
  • have accepted an offer of a place on an undergraduate course at the University of West London;
  • be starting their undergraduate course in January 2018.

If the number of applications is greater than the number of bursaries available then priority will be given to:

  • care leavers
  • disabled students
  • early applicants

The following students are not eligible:

  • Students on a foundation year (please refer to the Path to Success Scholarship)
  • International students
  • Students undertaking a postgraduate qualification
  • Students studying part-time (please refer to the Part-time Scholarship)
  • NHS funded students starting courses in September 2016 or January / February 2017
  • Any other students whose fees are paid or part-paid through a sponsorship arrangement (eg NHS sponsored, franchise or collaborative students).

Successful applicants will not have to re-apply in order to receive the award for all years of eligibility.