Services for Students

Funding and Financial Support

The Funding and Financial Support team at Nottingham provides information and advice on most aspects of student finance to both current and prospective students and administers a range of funding schemes such as bursaries, scholarships and support funds.

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Student funding
Member of staff looking at a computer screen with a student
Bursaries and scholarships
A student showing another student a tablet screen
Support funds
Student and advisor reviewing documents
Managing your money
Student looking at documentation
Factsheets and forms

Student services

Potential Scholarships for Entry Year Students - Open for Applications

Potential Scholarships

Potential Scholarships are funded by generous private donations to encourage and develop the potential of students from a lower income background and/or those who have overcome significant difficulties to come to University. You don't have to repay any funding you receive from a Potential Scholarship after you graduate.

To be considered for a Potential Scholarship, you must complete an application. 

Apply Now

Guidance notes with additional information for each scholarship and tips on what information to include when you apply.

The closing date for applicaitons is Friday 27th January 2023.



News - Including Student Hardship Fund Update

Student Hardship Fund Update

We are currently receiving a high number of applicaitons for the Student Hardship Fund. It is currently taking 4/5 working weeks to assess applications and provide an outcome decision.This assessment time will be impacted if you have not provided the appropriate supporting documentation when applying.

You can check the documentation required and any documents missing from your application can be emailed to 

SLC Phising Emails

There are regular phishing emails which look like they are from the Student Loans Company (SLC) OR the University being sent to students.

Remember the SLC and the University will NEVER email you with a link asking for your login or bank account details. 

Please do not respond but forward the email to or the University's IT Service Desk.


Download our Funding FAQ factsheet (2022 Funding information for home fee status undergraduate students)





Student Services

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Please see our need help page for telephone and online contact points