The University of Sunderland Scholarship 2016/17

£2,000: £1,000 cash in your first year, and £1,000 cash in your second year.

Who's eligible?

This scholarship is for new full-time ‘Home’ and EU undergraduate students starting in academic year 2016/17 (additional eligibility criteria apply).

To apply for this scholarship you must have a household income of £42,620 or less. 

You must be enrolling in academic year 2016/17 on an eligible University of Sunderland degree programme on-campus, at the SAGE, studying a University franchised programme at one of our designated partner colleges or studying at University of Sunderland in London. PGCE programmes are not included in the eligible programme list. For a full list of eligible courses please see the guidance notes

You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for this Scholarship. Applications are open between January and 1 July 2016.

For students studying at our University of Sunderland in London, applications will be accepted depending on start date of your programme as follows:

  • Autumn start (September 2015 – December 2015) –2 November 2015 – 20 June 2016
  • Winter start (January 2017 - March 2017) - 1 August 2016 - 1 December 2016
  • Spring start (April 2017 - June 2017) - 9 January 2017 - 1 March 2017
  • Summer start (July 2017 - August 2017) - 3 April 2017- 5 June 2017


The University of Sunderland Scholarship FAQs

Click on the question marks to see the answers to frequently asked questions about The University of Sunderland Scholarship.

1. How will the University of Sunderland decide who is eligible?

2. What if I apply late or through Clearing?

How to apply

Applications for this scholarship can be made from January 2016 via your personal VIP page. The deadline to make an application is 1 July 2016. Any applications made after this date will not be considered.

If you have submitted an application for this scholarship you will be told whether or not you have been successful following enrolment (subject to household income assessment).

More information

For full details about this scholarship, including eligibility criteria, please refer to the 2016/17 University of Sunderland Scholarship guidance notes (.pdf) . ‌For further information or advice, please contact the Scholarships team at or telephone 0191 515 2865.
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Open day on Thursday 26th May 2016 from 1:30pm-7:00pm.  More...

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