Care Leaver Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Available to students entering university from a care background to assist with initial costs of resources / equipment.

This is a dedicated bursary for care leavers. Applicants will be expected to provide evidence in support of their application e.g. letter confirming status from a professional source.

This award is paid in three termly instalments - 25%, 25% and 50%.

Award amount:
Up to £1,000.

Application process:
Application form & supporting evidence.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18 and 8/3/19.

Young Adult Carer Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
This is a dedicated bursary for students who are registered as young adult carers (aged 18-25) for family members.

This is a dedicated bursary for young carers. Applicants will be expected to provide evidence in support of their application e.g. letter confirming status from a professional source.

This award is paid in three termly instalments - 25%, 25% and 50%.

Award amount:
Up to £1,000.

Application process:
Application form & supporting evidence.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18 & 8/3/19.


Diagnostic Testing Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Available to students requiring assistance with the costs of Diagnostic Assessment.

Amounts:
Up to £350.

Application process:
Application form & copy of Student Finance notification.

Deadlines for applications:
No deadline; applications as required.

EU Extenuating Circumstances Fund

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Awarding criteria:
Assistance for EU students experiencing unexpected financial costs e.g. legal/translation costs for visa-related appeals/bereavement/illness or disability. 

Award amount:
Awards made as required.

Application process:
Application form and two months’ recent bank statements.

Deadline for application:
No deadline; applications as required.