The University of Essex is offering a Graduation Assistance Fund to assist graduands who are unable to afford the cost of gown hire and/or guest tickets for their Graduation ceremony. Awards will be paid directly to the University and gown hire company or will be reimbursed to the graduands if payment has already been paid.
The deadline to apply for the bursary is 26 February 2023.
To apply for the Graduation Assistance Bursary, you will need to do the following:
Note: your application will not be assessed until you submit a full and complete application form which includes all necessary evidence to complete an assessment.
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.
If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.