Scholarships

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  1. What scholarships are available to me?

    We’re committed to offering a wide range of financial support to our students, and you may be eligible for a number of our scholarships...

  2. Do I need to apply for a scholarship?

    Some scholarships require an application, whereas others are automatically awarded...

  3. What is the deadline to apply for a scholarship?

    The deadline to apply for a scholarship varies, depending on which scholarship it is, and when you’re starting your course...

  4. Can I receive more than one scholarship?

    Yes. Some scholarships are automatically awarded and some you need to apply for...

  5. I want to study part-time, can I apply for a scholarship?

    Scholarships are available to full-time students only.

  6. Can I swap the Get There travel ticket/accommodation discount for cash?

    No – we know some students live at home and choose to drive to university, but the travel ticket is still a valuable scholarship...

  7. How do I upload a photo for my annual travel ticket?

    When you join the University you will need to upload a photo which will appear on your Get There Scholarship travel ticket...

  8. I have a question about scholarships, who can I contact?

    To find out more information please contact the Scholarships team: scholarships@sunderland.ac.uk or call 0191 515 2865.

  9. Can I receive any help towards my living costs?

    Yes. Full-time students can apply for a maintenance loan on the Gov.uk website...

  10. Who should I contact about a Maintenance Loan?

    You should contact our Student Financial Advice team on 0191 515 2933 or via email studentfinancialadvice@sunderland.ac.uk...

  11. Scholarship guidance notes 2013/14

    Guidance notes for scholarships in 2013/14 are held here...

  12. Scholarship guidance notes 2014/15

    Guidance notes for scholarships in 2014/15 are held here...

  13. Scholarship guidance notes 2015/16

    Guidance notes for scholarships in 2015/16 are held here...

  14. Scholarship guidance notes 2016/17

    Guidance notes for scholarships in 2016/17 are held here...

  15. Scholarship guidance notes 2017/18

    Guidance notes for scholarships in 2017/18 are held here...