York scholarships and bursaries 2019/20

We offer a number of scholarships and bursaries for UK/EU students to help with tuition fees and living expenses.

Awards based on household income

Depending on your residual household income* you could be eligible for a non-repayable bursary.

York Bursary

  • £2,000 in the first year and £1,000-£1,100 in subsequent years
  • Residual household income must be £35,000 or less

Foundation Year Bursary

  • £3,000 to £5,600 fee waiver depending on residual household income

Royal Television Society Bursary

  • The Royal Television Society offers two bursary schemes each year to undergraduates from lower income backgrounds intending to pursue a career in computing, engineering or television production
  • £1,000 per year towards living costs
  • Residual household income must be £25,000 or less

Other awards

Care Leaver and Foyer Bursary

  • £3,000 in the first year and £2,500 in subsequent years (plus £1,000 in your final term to assist with graduation and interview costs)
  • You must be aged under 25 and have been in the care of a UK local authority or have come through the national Foyer Federation

York Opportunity Awards 2018

  • Each award is worth a total of £3,300, paid in annual instalments of £1,100 for three years (2019 details are to be confirmed)
  • For students who've overcome significant barriers to meet their educational goals

Subject-specific awards

Chemistry scholarships

  • The Department of Chemistry typically offers up to twenty scholarships for UK based students

English and Related Literature scholarships and bursaries

  • The Department is offering a number of scholarships and bursaries for 2019 entry

*Residual household income is the gross taxable household income minus; pension contributions, and an allowable deduction of £1,130 for each other child or eligible student in the household. If you are under 25 the household income is normally that of your parents, or the parent you usually live with and their partner. If you are over 25 this would be the income of your partner.

Contact us

Student Financial Support
sfsu@york.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1904 324043

Contact us

Student Financial Support
sfsu@york.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1904 324043