Fees and Funding

Scholarships

Undergraduate EU Scholarship

 

The details
Undergraduate
2021-2022
EU
All

This scholarship scheme is for undergraduate EU students studying as a new student in academic year 2021-22 who are classified as international students for fees purposes. The awards offered are a discount of £5,000 automatically deducted from your tuition fees. The award will be made for each year of study for the duration of your course.

Eligibility

You must meet all of the following conditions:

  • be ordinarily resident in the country specified
  • be classed as an international student for fee purposes
  • be entirely self-funding your studies 
  • be starting their first year of study on an undergraduate course at the University of Essex in 2021-2022
  • for 2021-2022 entry: students must make Essex your firm choice on UCAS by 19 July 2021

Students who aren't eligible

You are not eligible for this award, even if you meet the criteria above, if you:

  • are fully or partly sponsored
  • are not ordinarily resident in an EU country
  • are classified as a Home fee-paying student
  • are transferring into the second year from another UK higher education institution
  • defer your entry (if you defer entry to the following year, the award will be withdrawn, though you may be considered again under the following year's terms and conditions)
  • become firm with Essex through rejection by their original firm choice selection elsewhere

How to apply

If you meet all the eligibility criteria you will automatically be considered for this award. You don’t need to complete an application form.

Full details

Please read the full terms and conditions for your entry year before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, how you'll receive your funding and whether this award can be combined with others or not.

EU Scholarship - Terms and conditions for 2021-2022 entry (.pdf)

If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.