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    1. City, University of London Scholarship Programme, Terms and Conditions
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City, University of London Scholarship Programme

The City, University of London Scholarship Programme aims to provide financial support to undergraduates coming from the lowest household income groups. In 2017/18 will we grant over 200 scholarships towards living expenses. Students accepted to City through clearing will also be considered for this scholarship.

Value and duration

* There are over 200 scholarships to be awarded to undergraduates starting in 2017/18;
* Each scholarship is worth between £800 and £1,400;
* Each scholarship will be paid for a maximum of three years, subject to satisfactory academic progress, please see the terms and conditions for full details.

Eligibility criteria

*    Home/UK undergraduates who are ordinarily resident in England;
*    Residual household income equal to or less than £42,611 a year or less as assessed by Student Finance England (SFE);
*    New undergraduates starting in 2017/18.

Eligible undergraduates from the following groups will be given priority:

*    care leavers (undergraduates who can demonstrate they have lived in care);
*    undergraduates with a declared disability;
*    self-funded (independent) undergraduates, as assessed by Student Finance England (SFE).


You don't need to complete a separate application form. When you apply for student finance through Student Finance England (SFE) please give your consent to share your financial information with City, all your sponsors must also give their consent to share their financial information with City. You will then be automatically considered for a bursary, provided you meet the eligibility criteria listed above. Your consent to share must be activated on your Student Finance England account before 31st October 2017.

Notification and payment

Undergraduates who have been offered a scholarship, will be contacted during January 2018 by email. The scholarship will be paid in two equal instalments in January and April each year.

Please note: allocation of these scholarships in the first year is dependent on the selection parameters and the number of scholarships available. This means that not every eligible undergraduate will be granted a scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded to eligible undergraduates from the lowest household incomes. Please see the terms and conditions for further details.

Read about other City, University of London scholarships and bursaries.

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