Bursaries and Scholarships

Bursaries and Scholarships 2016-2017

We have a strong record in widening access to higher education and we believe that fees must not be a disincentive for students. With this in mind, we are offering a range of scholarships and bursaries to support talented students from every background. If you have the talent and ability, we want to make sure that you have the opportunity to study here regardless of your financial circumstances.

Full detailed information on all available bursaries and scholarships, including application deadlines, can be viewed in the Scholarships & Bursaries Framework 2016/17

Applications forms will be available from 1st May

For all other queries please contact The Scholarships Office.

Full-time Undergraduate Students

  • University of Wales Trinity Saint David Bursary -  Awarded to students from a low income background outside of Wales
  • Departmental Scholarships –  Awarded on students ‘all-round’ performance
  • Residential Bursaries (All full-time UK & EU residential students) – This bursary is means tested.
  • Welsh Medium / Bilingual Scholarships – For students who wish to study partially or fully through the medium of Welsh/bilingually
  • Childcare Bursaries – This bursary is means-tested
  • Internships – For students wanting relevant work experience with a company/group
  • Educational Bursary – For students who need assistance with course-related costs
  • Study Abroad Bursary - for students undertaking one full semester of study abroad at a partner University

Part-time Undergraduate Students

  • Part-time Bursary – To assist students with course-related costs
  • Welsh Medium / Bilingual Scholarships – For students who wish to study partially or fully through the medium of Welsh/bilingually
  • Childcare Bursaries – This bursary is means-tested

Postgraduate Students

Care Leavers Bursary

  • Care Leavers Bursary - For students entering University from a care background

Young Adult Carers Bursary

  •  Young Adult Carers Bursary - Dedicated for young adults with care responsibilities

Diagnostic Testing Bursary

  • Diagnostic Testing Bursary - For students requiring assistance with the cost of Diagnostic Assessment

EU Exceptional Circumstances Fund

  • Exceptional Circumstances Fund (EU students) - For EU students experiencing financial difficulty

International Students

  • International Postgraduate Study Scholarships – For assistance with tuition fees
  • International Masters Progression Awards –  For students who complete a degree with UWTSD successfully and apply for a related UWTSD Masters programme
  • International Undergraduate Study Scholarships – For assistance with tuition fees
  • International Internship  - For non-EU International students who require assistance with course-related costs
  • International Extenuating Circumstances Fund – Assistance for students experiencing unexpected financial costs

 Integrated Masters Bursary

  • Dedicated bursary for students enrolled in the fourth year of an Integrated masters course.

Travelbird Scholarship Programme

The winner of this scholarship will receive a monetary award of €3,000 to go towards their studies or work placement. They will also qualify for an optional internship position for 3 to 6 months at Travelbird headquarters in Amsterdam, Netherlands. This internship will give the student an opportunity to work for an international startup and gain useful and relevant work experience within the industry.

This is open to all students enrolled at University of Wales Trinity Saint David, 18 years old or over.

Application deadline is May 31st 2016 23:59 (CET)

More information about the scholarship and how to apply can be found here.

 

Contact:

Delyth Lewis
Student Services,
University of Wales Trinity Saint David,
Carmarthen Campus
SA31 3EP
Tel: 01267 676 830
Email: d.lewis@uwtsd.ac.uk

Sharon Alexander                                                                
Student Services
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Swansea Campus
SA1 6ED
Tel: 01792 481123
Email: sharon.alexander@uwtsd.ac.uk

Lynda Lloyd-Davies                                                               
Student Services
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Lampeter Campus
SA48 7ED
Tel: 01570 424722
Email: l.lloyd-davies@uwtsd.ac.uk

Disclaimer: This information is correct at the time of publication and may be subject to change.