Access Opportunity Scholarship at University College London

University College London (UCL)
Bachelors (BS) Degree
Deadline: 6 July 2018
Study in: London
Course starts September 2018 

Brief description:
UCL is pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship scheme for 2018-2019 academic year: the Access Opportunity Scholarship. The intention of the scholarship is to support those, who because of their immigration status are not able to secure student loans for their higher education.
Host Institution(s):
University College London, United Kingdom
Level/Field(s) of study:
Any UCL undergraduate programme
Target group:
Asylum seekers, children of asylum seekers, or unaccompanied asylum-seeking children
Number of Scholarships:
Not specified
Scholarship value/duration:
The scholarship will consist of full tuition fees and a living allowance of £11,000 per year for the normal duration of your programme at UCL. Annual renewal of the scholarship is subject to satisfactory academic progress.
Applicants for the scholarship must be:
  • • Holding an offer of a place on a UCL undergraduate programme and;
  • • Asylum seekers, children of asylum seekers or unaccompanied asylum-seeking children who are seeking asylum in the UK OR forced migrants who are based in the UK and have been granted a temporary form of leave as the result of an asylum application or human rights application (e.g. limited leave to remain, discretionary leave to remain, humanitarian protection) and;
  • Unable to access student finance (tuition fee or maintenance loan) because of  immigration status.
Application instructions:
Applications are currently closed.
Complete applications and supporting documentations should be submitted by email to UCL.  The deadline for your application is Friday, 6 July 2018 5:00 (UK time).
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.