Access to Birmingham Scholarship & 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
University
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

The scholarship is available to new undergraduates entering the University through the Access to Birmingham (A2B) scheme who have excelled in their A2B module and met the conditions of their standard offer.  The bursary is available to new undergraduates who have completed all requirements of the A2B scheme and have met the conditions of their A2B offer.

Value of Award

The scholarship is valued at £1,500 per year and is renewable subject to the terms and conditions.  The bursary is worth £1,000 as a one off payment in the first year of study only.  These awards may be made in addition to any other grant or bursary you may receive.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must be entering the University through the Access to Birmingham (A2B) scheme, have successfully completed the A2B Module getting at least 75% in the skills4uni test and also secured the exam results needed for your standard offer (rather than the alternative A2B offer).

The bursary is available if you have completed all the requirements of the A2B scheme and secured the exam results needed for at least your alternative A2B offer. 

How to Apply

You do not need to apply for this award, however you will need to ensure you have been fully means-tested by the Student Loans Company preferably prior to starting your course or by 31 December at the latest. 

If you meet the criteria, you will be contacted by the University about your award in the first academic term.

For further information about the Access to Birmingham Scheme or the A2B Scholarship & Bursary please visit www.birmingham.ac.uk/a2b 

Contact

Rebecca Clark
a2b@contacts@bham.ac.uk

0121 414 7801