Fees and Funding

Scholarships

International Baccalaureate Excellence Scholarship

 

The details
Undergraduate
2021-2022
All
All departments (excluding East 15)

If you're starting at Essex in 2021 and achieve academic excellence in your International Baccalaureate, we will offer you a scholarship of £2,000 for your first year.

Eligibility

You must meet all of the following conditions:

  • have received an offer of admission for entry to the University of Essex for 2021-2022
  • register for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Essex with first enrolment in 2021-2022
  • be in the first year of your degree course in 2021-2022
  • have obtained 34 points or more in the International Baccalaureate 

Students who aren't eligible

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

  • are on any East 15 Acting School courses
  • are on a Higher/Degree Apprenticeship course
  • are transferring into the second year from another UK higher education institution
  • you are directly continuing from one course to another (for example, from foundation degree or HND on to the final year of an honours degree)

How to apply

You don't need to complete an application form. If you meet all the eligibility criteria above you will automatically be awarded the International Baccalaureate Excellence Scholarship.

  • For 2021 entry you will be notified by the end of August 2021

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.

International Baccalaureate Excellence 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.