Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust Postgraduate Bursary

Level of study
Any Postgraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 01/10/2019 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The award is available to students who are experiencing financial difficulty, who are (or who are connected with) commercial travellers, grocers or pharmacists. 

Value of Award

The maximum value of any bursary is £5000 per annum for duration of the course. This amount may be adjusted according to the applicant’s personal financial need and to the amount of funds available.

Eligibility Criteria

The Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust will award bursaries of up to £5000 a year to eligible UK students, who are in financial need, and who are (or who are conntected with) commercial travellers, grocers or chemists. 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. Funds are intended for those in financial hardship. Applicants must provide justification for their reasons for applying for a bursary on their application form.

Further information about eligibility and definitions can be read on the Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust website.

How to Apply

Details of the application procedure and applications forms can be found on the Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust Postgraduate Bursary website.

We aim to make decisions within four to six weeks after the closing date.

For more information please submit a query to Funding, Graduation & Awards through www.studenthelp.bham.ac.uk.


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