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Canterbury Christ Church University - Care Leaver's Bursary

General information on this scholarship

Canterbury Christ Church University
Care Leaver's Bursary
Other limitation: 
In care, or a care leaver who is under 25 years of age and who is, or was, looked after under a Care Order when age 16 for at least 13 weeks, or, a student recognised by the Foyer Federation, or who has otherwise been homeless; status must be verifiable.

General Description

Canterbury Christ Church University offers a Care Leaver's Bursary to specific attending students. The bursary is worth up to £3,600. It is open to Home or EU students. The bursary is awarded over the duration of the student’s academic career. To be eligible the student must have been in care by the age of 16. Students recognized by the Foyer Federation as being homeless also qualify.


Applicants must attend Canterbury Christ Church University. To be eligible a student must have been in care by the age of 16. That care has to have lasted for at least 13 weeks. If the student is homeless there is another way to qualify. They must be recognized by the Foyer Federation or otherwise prove their homelessness. This must be verifiable by the school. Applicants cannot be in receipt of NSP or any other CCCU financial support.

Application deadlines

We currently do not have any information on the deadline.