Details for 2023-2024 entry are yet to be finalised, this page will be updated accordingly.
The University is offering a £500 cash bursary to support students from School membership Plus (SMP) UK schools and colleges* progressing into higher education.
Our bursary is available for students from SMP schools applying for undergraduate courses who make the University of Essex their firm choice with UCAS by 15 July 2022, and register with us for the academic year 2022-23. For a full list of SMP schools please see the Terms and Conditions.
To be eligible you must meet all of the following conditions:
The following students are not eligible for this award regardless of meeting the above criteria:
There is no application process; bursaries will be automatically paid if you meet the eligibility criteria, which is identified at the process of application to the University.
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.