Up to £3,000 support package is being offered to UK Students with a household income of £35,000 or under (as assessed by Student Finance England), who are starting a three-year undergraduate course in 2024-2025.
The bursary value will depend on household income, to comprise the following:
|Up to £25,000
£1,000 cash bursary
£2,000 applied as a credit against your university owned or administered accommodation fees
|£25,001 - £30,000
|£1,500 applied as a credit against your university owned or administered accommodation fees
|£30,001 - £35,000
|£1,000 applied as a credit against your university owned or administered accommodation fees
Essex Futures is our promise to support the next generation by providing financial support to those whose impact on the world would be missed. A proportion of the Essex Futures Bursary is funded through philanthropic fundraising at Essex.
*Students receiving a repayable loan to fund their studies will be considered as self-funded. This includes but isn’t restricted to tuition fee loans from Student Finance England or other UK funding body.
**Courses leading to the award of a Diploma of Higher Education, Foundation Degree, Bachelors Degree, Integrated Masters (four years)
If you meet all the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be considered for this award. You don’t need to complete an application form.
Please read the full terms and conditions before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, if you need to complete an application form and how you'll receive your funding.
If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.