Unite Foundation Scholarship

Academic year 2020
Leicester, England

Overview

The Unite Foundation Scholarship is jointly offered by De Montfort University and the Unite Foundation. The scholarship offers care leaver and estranged students a free student bedroom in Newarke Point for a maximum of three years of eligible study.

Eligibility

Scholarship applicants must be either a care leaver or assessed as independent due to estrangement by their funding provider (e.g. Student Finance England). In addition, applicants must also meet all of the following criteria:

Aged 25 or under on 1 September 2020 and
Undertaking first and only course of undergraduate study and
Currently studying at, or holding a firm choice offer from, De Montfort University and
UK home fee status student and
In receipt of, or applying for, student finance for day to day living costs (Maintenance Loan), reflecting care leaver/estranged student status.
Please complete the application form and provide the required supporting evidence, as detailed in the Guidance and Information document which provides important information on eligibility, the application process and required supporting evidence.

Application Deadline - 9am on Monday 1 June 2020

All applications and supporting evidence must be received by the Transitions Team at De Montfort University, by 9am on Monday 1 June 2020. Applications will then be checked for accuracy before submitting to the Unite Foundation to meet their deadline. This also gives us an opportunity to discuss your application with you and any other support available from the University.

Applications can be submitted attached to an email to [email protected], alternatively they can be sent in the post to:

Transitions Team - Student Finance and Welfare
De Montfort University
The Gateway
Leicester
LE1 9BH

Deadline

Application will close on 01 June 2020

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