Lloyds Scholars Programme

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Cancer Sciences, Health and Population Sciences, Immunity and Infection, Medicine and Medical Sciences, Nursing and Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, Social Sciences
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 25/05/2018 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The University of Birmingham is working in partnership with Lloyds Banking Group to offer students from lower household incomes a complete package of financial support, paid internships and the opportunity to develop their employability skills.

Please note that candidates are considered through a rigorous application process, including completion of an online form, an online numeracy test, a telephone interview and if you are successful, an assessment centre.

Value of Award

This scheme offers a full package of support, which will include:

  • Annual bursaries to help with living costs and study materials
  • Performance-related cash awards each year for good grades
  • End of course excellence awards for top scholars when you graduate
  • Real, hands-on work experience on paid summer internships
  • Access to advice and support from a dedicated mentor
  • Training and development opportunities

Eligibility Criteria

In order to apply to the Lloyds Scholars programme you must:

  • Be a UK resident or an EU student currently residing in the UK
  • Have a confirmed offer of a place to study at the University of Birmingham, having made the University your first-choice
  • Be commencing the first year of a full-time three or four year undergraduate degree.
  • Have an assessed household income of less than £25,000

Students undertaking a five-year programme will not be eligible to apply for this scholarship.

How to Apply

Visit the Lloyds Scholars website to complete the online application and obtain further information.


Funding, Graduation & Awards

0121 414 7391