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Scholarship Opportunities

Warwick Scholars

The Warwick Scholars is supported by charitable donations from graduates and friends of the University, and offer financial support and opportunities for personal and professional development.

Women in Engineering Scholarships

We are proud to announce five scholarships available to first-year undergraduate female students studying Engineering at Warwick.

WBS Foundation Year Scholarship

Warwick Business School is offering a scholarship to all students who are selected to study on the Foundation Year course, covering the full tuition fees of the Foundation Year (£6,750 for 2020-21 entry).

Sanctuary Scholarships

Up to four undergraduate scholarships will be available to students who are seeking asylum in the UK and are not entitled to receive statutory student financial support from Student Finance England (Wales or Northern Ireland) or the Student Awards Agency for Scotland.

Music Centre Bursaries and Scholarships

The Music Centre offers two types of financial assistance to talented students at the University. There is no music degree at Warwick, hence these awards are open to all students from all disciplines.

Sports Bursaries and Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme

The Department of Physical Education and Sport makes financial assistance available to gifted sportspeople, on an annual basis, via its Sports Bursary Scheme.

Bursary holders are already competing at a national standard or, by their presence in national or regional training squads, show the potential to achieve this standard.

Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme

The Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme is a partnership between National Governing Bodies of sport and Educational Institutions, designed especially to cater for the needs of athletes within the education system during higher and further education.

Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust

The Leverhulme Charities Trade Trust offers a limited number of bursaries to support undergraduate students in financial hardship. The maximum value of a bursary is £3,000 a year and can be awarded to a student studying, or intending to study, on a full-time first degree course.

The Warwick Foyer and Care Leavers' Bursary

A £1,000 p.a. Warwick Foyer Bursary will be paid to Foyer residents, Care Leavers and students who have been in continuous full-time education and were in receipt of Income Support and Housing Benefit under the age of 19.

Work Experience Bursary Scheme

This fund supports students undertaking unpaid work experience financially and to help you maximise your career prospects as a result. Awards are made up to £30 per day for up to 10 days per year.

Royal Television Society Bursaries

The RTS offers two bursary schemes each year to undergraduates from lower income backgrounds intending to pursue a career in television. As well as offering a helping hand to those wanting to study television production, they are also keen to encourage undergraduates studying computing or engineering who might consider a career in the technical side of the television industry.

The Hampton Lucy Educational Trust

Grants are available to help students who are aged under 25 and who are permanently resident in the parishes of Hampton Lucy, Charlecote, Wasperton and Alveston in Warwickshire.

Churches Together Hardship Fund

Grants are available to assist full-time international students, irrespective of their race, gender or religion, who are already in Britain and Ireland and who are facing unexpected financial problems during the final stages of their course.

The WBS Undergraduate Scholarship Programme

The WBS Undergraduate Scholarship Programme aims to support students from under-represented backgrounds in Higher Education.

Successful applicants will benefit from financial aid of £2000 per academic year to help with living costs as well as the following:

· Support from both a Personal Tutor as well as a dedicated Course Director affiliated with the Programme;

· Tailored career and company events in the local area, London and further afield;

· Bespoke cultural and social events.

The Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship (WBS)

The Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship is designed to support a WBS Undergraduate student who aims to launch a start-up business or social enterprise by covering tuition fees and contributing towards living costs during your time at Warwick.

The successful recipient will benefit from:

· Full tuition fee bursary for 3 academic years;

· A £3,000 yearly bursary to contribute towards living expenses;

· One-to-one guidance and mentoring from Senior WBS faculty

Warwick Undergraduate Global Excellence Scholarship 2021

The University of Warwick is delighted to announce that we will offer our international fee-paying students a generous Scholarship scheme to help with student fees for 2021 entry.

This new scheme will offer international fee-paying students 250 tuition fee discounts ranging from full fees to awards of £13,000 to £2,000 for the full duration of your Undergraduate degree course.

The Warwick Undergraduate Global Excellence Scholarships are available to students who hold an offer for eligible Undergraduate courses only for 2021 entry (excluding our MBChB course).

Scholarship and bursary opportunities listed on this page are restricted to those:

  • administered by the University
  • offered by registered charitable organisations
  • offered specifically to Warwick students via arrangements with the University's Development and Alumni Relations Office
  • offered directly in partnership with other University Departments.

For information about other opportunities please see the useful links below.

Useful Links: Information on scholarships, bursaries and awards from a variety of organisations.

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