Grant / loan for studying at your home university

University of Derby - Low participation postcode areas

General information on this grant / loan

University of Derby
Low participation postcode areas

General Description

The National Scholarship Programme aims to provide targeted financial support with the higher education costs for eligible candidates. Eligible full-time undergraduate students will receive a benefit of £2,000 in the first year of undergraduate study. It will be paid directly to the student over installments. Eligible part-time students will have a pro-rata mount of £2,000 and it will also be for one year only. There are National Scholarship Programme places for 1,006 students. It is provided for the low participation postcode areas.


New undergraduate students entering the higher education are eligible for applying. Applicant’s household income must be below £25,000 then you should meet the criteria of the university. Candidates should be living in a postcode area that became recognized as an area from which a relatively low percentage of people are entering higher education.

Application deadlines

Applications can be submitted at any time.