Donald & Margot Watt Bursary Fund (FASS only)

Award Applicable for Academic Year All
Level of Study Undergraduate
Nationality EU (Non-UK), International (Non-EU), UK
Mode of Study Full Time
When to apply Post enrolment
Source External
Department/Subject specific This fund is for Undergraduate students studying one of the following seven disciplines: Art, Design, English & Creative Writing, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theatre Studies. (Those on joint degree schemes that include one of the specified subjects are also eligible).
College Members All Colleges
Value of Award Awards amounts of £500, £1,000, £1,500 or £2,000 depending on assessed financial need.
General Information

Donald Watt was a mature student at Lancaster University in the late 1980's, taking a degree in Religious Studies. After his death in 2008 his widow Margot established a legacy pledge to the University. On Margot's death in 2014 the legacy was made to the University.

This fund is to be used to support undergraduate students who run into financial difficulty whilst at University. Students supported from the fund must be studying a course within FASS (Art, Design, English & Creative Writing, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theatre Studies (those on joint degree schemes including one of the specified subjects are also eligible)

Students will be expected to complete feedback on how the award has assisted them so the information can be used to encourage other donors to support Lancaster students.




Application Procedure

Please complete an Donald & Margo Watt Bursary Fund (FASS) application form and submit to The Base, University House


Application Deadline 3 weeks before the end of the academic year

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