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 bursaries@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.

 

Faculty of Engineering

The Lillingstone Trust STEM Scholarship - household income below £35,000

The James Key Scholarship - household income below £35,000

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

 

  

Faculty of Science

All courses in the Faculty of Science

The Lillingstone Trust STEM Scholarship - household income below £35,000.

 

 

Biosciences

Edward & Margaret Leafe Scholarship - household income below £35,000.

 

  

Mathematical Sciences

MJG Mathematics Scholarship - Household income below £42,875

 

 

Physics and Astronomy
 

 

 

 

Faculty of Social Sciences

All courses in the Faculty of Social Sciences

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

 

 

Industrial Economics

Bartle Simpkins Scholarship - household income below £42,875

Industrial Economics Potential Scholarship - household income below £42,875

 

 

Economics
The Robert Enticott Scholarship - household income below £42,875
 

 

Geography

Bartle Simpkins Scholarship - household income below £42,875.

 

 

Law

JC Smith Scholarship 

The Wakerley Scholarship - Household income below £42,875

 

 

 

 

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

 

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 will open in Summer 2019.

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 will open in Summer 2019.

 

 

 

Medical, Physiology and Therapeutics

Medical Physiology and Therapeutics Year One Scholarship

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

General criteria for this award:

• 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 2019

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 will open in Summer 2019.

 

 

Veterinary Medicine
Edward & Margaret Leafe Scholarship - household income below £35,000.
 

 

All courses in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
The Lillingstone Trust STEM Scholarship - household income below £35,000.
 

 

 

 

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