Grant / loan for studying at your home university

UK Government - Care Leavers/those without parental support

General information on this grant / loan

UK Government
Care Leavers/those without parental support

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.


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. Applicants have to be care leavers who are without any parental support.

Application deadlines

Applications can be submitted at any time.