Bursaries and Scholarships

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These pages contain bursary and scholarship information which is generally for undergraduate students with home* fee status. If you're an International or EU student please go to the international scholarship pages for details of relevant scholarships.

The University of Nottingham offers a wide range of bursaries and scholarships. These funds can provide you with an additional source of non-repayable financial help.

For information about funds administered by individual schools and departments please go to the subject-specific awards page. For details of the bursaries and scholarships offered by the Funding and Financial Support team please select the relevant link below.

Prospective Students 2020

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Prospective students planning to enter the University in September 2020.

Freshers 2019

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First year students who entered the University in September 2019.

 Continuing Students

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Students who started their study before September 2019.


Core Bursary FAQs


Frequently asked questions about the Core Bursary, and how to apply.

 The Halford Scholarship

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The Halford Scholarship is a competitive scholarship which offers awards of £7,500 per year to prospective, undergraduate students who have overcome significant hardship or obstacles to their academic progression. 

  * 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