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Accommodation Scholarship (Medicine) 2020/21

What it is:
Free University-managed accommodation in Scotia Quay for Year 1 of study and a discount of 50% on University-managed accommodation in Year 2.

Who it's for:
Full-time home Medicine MBChB students.

Contact: scholarships@sunderland.ac.uk / 0191 515 2865

Further details: Accommodation Scholarship (Medicine) guidance notes (.pdf).

Cash Scholarship (Medicine) 2020/21

What it is:
A cash £2,000 scholarship - £1,000 in Year 1 and £1,000 in Year 2 of study.

Who it's for:
Full-time home Medicine MBChB students.

Contact: scholarships@sunderland.ac.uk / 0191 515 2865

Further details: Cash Scholarship (Medicine) guidance notes (.pdf)

Travel Scholarship (Medicine) 2020/21

What it is:
Supported travel costs for Medicine students in Year 2.

Who it's for:
Full-time home Medicine MBChB students.

Contact: scholarships@sunderland.ac.uk / 0191 515 2865

Further details: Travel Scholarship (Medicine) guidance notes 2020/21 (.pdf)

StudyPlus Scholarship 2020/21

* Subject to University tuition fees remaining at their current level.

What it is:
StudyPlus is a personal fund for each Year 1 student to spend on study essentials and textbooks in the University’s StudyPlus online store. Students on the Integrated Foundation Year will receive £200 of funds plus a bundle of study skills books worth £80. Other first-year undergraduate students will receive £150 of funds. All second and third-year undergraduate students will receive £100 credit.

Who it's for: 
All first-year home, EU and international undergraduate students starting in 2020/21 on a University of Sunderland course in Year 1. Higher and Degree Apprenticeship, PGCE, masters and PhD levels, and programmes delivered at our partner colleges are not eligible for this scholarship.

Further details: StudyPlus Scholarship guidance notes (.pdf).

 

Get There Scholarship 2020/21

*Subject to University tuition fees remaining at their current level.

What it is:
Free travel across Tyne and Wear for a year, or an accommodation discount on University-managed accommodation (including The Forge U Student Village).

Who it's for:
Full-time home and EU undergraduates.

Contact: scholarships@sunderland.ac.uk / 0191 515 2865

Further details: Get There Scholarship guidance notes (.pdf)

Alumni Loyalty Scheme 2020/21

What it is:

20% waiver on the full cost of course fees to reward loyal alumni who return to study a postgraduate degree at the University.

Who it's for:
Alumni (graduates of the University) who enrol on a full or part-time postgraduate course (MA, MSc, LLM, MBA, MPhil, PhD, DProf, DBA, EdD, or PhD by Existing or Creative Works) delivered at either of our Sunderland campuses starting between August 2020 to 31 July 2021.

Contact: student.helpline@sunderland.ac.uk / 0191 515 3000

Further details: Alumni Loyalty Scheme terms (.pdf)

International Scholarship

What it is:
£1,500 tuition fee reduction (undergraduates) or £1,000 tuition fee reduction (postgraduates).

Who it's for:
All international students studying on-campus undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Contact: student.helpline@sunderland.ac.uk / 0191 515 3000

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