Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust Undergraduate Bursary

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Nationality
UK
Type of Award
Charity/Trust
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

The Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust will award bursaries of up to £3,000 a year to for UK university students, who are in financial need, and whose parent or spouse is a commercial traveller, grocer or chemist. Recipients can use the bursary for any reasonable costs connected with going to university, including tuition fees, accommodation costs, living expenses, or equipment to help you study.

Value of Award

The maximum value of any bursary is £3,000 per year. However, the amount that you can receive will depend on your financial need, and the total amount of funding the Trust has available to distribute in each year.

Eligibility Criteria

These bursaries are open to full-time undergraduates currently studying on a programme within the University who are the child, spouse, widow or widower of a grocer, pharmacist or commercial traveller. Successful applicants must also demonstrate finanical need.

How to Apply

Application forms can be downloaded from the Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust website.

Applications must reach the Trade Charities Trust by the closing dates of 1 November or 1 March. However, forms must first be submitted to Funding, Graduation & Awards in order for them to be countersigned.

Contact

Funding, Graduation & Awards
fga@contacts.bham.ac.uk

0121 414 7391