Access to Birmingham 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
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

This scholarship is available to new undergraduate 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.

Value of Award

Each scholarship is valued at £1,500 per year. This scholarship is awarded in addition to any other grant or bursary you may receive.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for this 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).

Additional bursaries may be available as a one-off payment in your first year of study if you have 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.


Rebecca Clark

0121 414 7801