Subject-specific bursaries and scholarships

These awards are based on the subject you are studing at University. If you have any questions about these Scholarships please contact the Financial Support team on 0115 8232071 or email financialsupport@nottingham.ac.uk OR contact the School/Department that are publicising the award.

Please note that the majority of these awards are for Undergraduate students with home* fee status.

Computer Science

 

 

Engineering

Electrical & Electronic Engineering Top Class Entry Scholarship - if you achieve AAA or equivalent at A level

The Engineering Scholarship web pages also give information about external Scholarships that you may be eligible to apply to

 

 

Geography

Bartle Simpkins Scholarship - household income below £42,600
 

 

Graduate Entry Medicine

The Franks Scholarship

Award Value: £2,500 payable only in the first year of study.

To be eligible you must meet the following additional criteria:

• Priority will be given to students who are 30 years or above on entry to the course and who can demonstrate a strong ambition to enter General Practice. 
• Other factors considered in the allocation of this scholarship include any relevant extra responsibilities or commitments you have/have had (e.g. Students Union Society/Club involvement, voluntary/charity work) and/or any specific difficulties/challenges which you have faced or expect to have to overcome as you work towards your degree (e.g. family commitments, ill health, a disability, financial difficulties).

Applications for 2017/18 have now closed.

The Cameron Gifford Scholarship

Award Value: £500 payable only in the first year of study.

To be eligible, you must meet the following additional criteria:

• Candidates must have received their secondary education at a state funded school in the UK . Priority will be given to candidates who have received their secondary education at a state funded school in the North East of England (i.e. the counties of Durham , Northumberland, Teesside, Tyneside and Wearside ) 
• Priority will be given to mature students (age 25+)

Applications for 2017/18 have now closed.

 

 

Industrial Economics

Bartle Simpkins Scholarship - household income below £42,600

 

 

Law

Chaplin Law Scholarship - Household income of under £35,000

JC Smith Scholarship 

 

 

Mathematics 

MJG Mathematics Scholarship - Household income below £42,600

 

 

Medical Physiology and Therapeutics

There is one awarda aimed at Medical Physiology and Therapeutics students which is payable only in the year you start your course.

General criteria for both of these awards:

• Have Home* funding status. 
• Be in receipt of all or part of the means-tested element of the student loan for living costs, and have applied for their maximum entitlement. 
• Be prepared to submit a personal statement to show their interest in Science. 
• Not be receiving any external scholarships. 
• Be expected to attend at least 80% of all scheduled taught classes. Failure to do so may affect eligibility for this award, or result in a successful candidate's award being withdrawn. 

 

For students commencing the course in September 2017

Award Value: £1,000 payable only in the year you commence the course

To be eligible you must meet the following additional criteria:

• Be registered on year 1 of the full time BSc Medical Physiology and Therapeutics course at The University of Nottingham.

Applications for 2017/18 have now closed.

 

 

Physics and Astronomy

 

 

 

Social Sciences

Hollick Family Trust - for any Social Sciences subject & household income under £25,000

 

 

 

If your School or course isn't listed here you may still wish to check their web pages to see if any additional funds are on offer, but please note that not all Schools or Departments are able to offer such funding.

*A 'home' student is one who meets certain UK residence criteria. These are the same criteria as apply to eligibility for home funding from Student Finance