USA Undergraduate Scholarship

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
United States
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 30/04/2018 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The University of Birmingham, in partnership with the US Alumni Foundation, is delighted to offer an undergraduate scholarship to two outstanding candidates from the USA.

Who we are looking for

You should have an excellent academic background.

You should also demonstrate excellence in an area of your life; this might be outstanding academic achievement, exceptional achievement in extracurricular activities (such as sport, music, managing events or societies) or significant achievement gained either in your working life or through volunteering and service to others.

Value of Award

Two scholarships available to the value of a £7,500 reduction in tuition fees for the first year of study at the University of Birmingham UK campus.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible, candidates must:

  • have received an offer of a place to study on the first year of an undergraduate programme at the University of Birmingham;
  • have a valid student ID number;
  • be studying full-time and at the Birmingham UK campus (not distance learning); 
  • be a national of, and currently domiciled in, the USA;
  • be classified as overseas for fees purposes;
  • have made adequate financial provision to study in the UK (including any associated visa/travel expenses);
  • be able to pay any outstanding tuition fees not covered by the scholarship;
  • not be in receipt of a full tuition fee from any other source.

How to Apply

If you are eligible to apply, please complete the application form.

Please note that the closing date is the 30 April 2018.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact us via the e-mail or phone number below.


Funding, Graduation & Awards

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