York scholarships and bursaries 2018/19

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

Awards based on residual 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

Hull York Medical School Bursary

  • £2,400 per year towards living costs
  • Residual household income must be £25,000 or less

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

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

Chemistry scholarships

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

Holbeck scholarships

  • These scholarships are open to pupils from schools and colleges in the Yorkshire and Humber region, who are applying to a UK university
  • The award is worth a one-off payment of £1,250 in Year 1

*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