The Peel Trust Studentship

Award Applicable for Academic Year 2020/2021
Level of Study Undergraduate
Masters, Research
Nationality EU (Non-UK), International (Non-EU), UK
Mode of Study Full Time, Part Time
When to apply
Source Internal
Department/Subject specific All
College Members All Colleges
Value of Award Up to £2,500 and paid in three termly instalments dependent on satisfactory academic progression.
General Information

The Peel Studentship Trust was established in 1964 by donations from the Dowager Countess Eleanor Peel Trust. Find more information about the Trust.

The awards are available for the support of students for first or higher degrees, in any subject. The period of the award is one academic year, although students can apply each year. The value of the award is determined by the Trustees in each case.

Applicants must be aged 21 and over on the first day of the first term for which they are seeking assistance. The award is based on academic merit and financial hardship. The Trustees will consider both academic and financial positions.

The application process (see below) for this award is very competitive and therefore only fully completed applications will be considered.  A maximum of approximately 25 awards are made each year.  

For queries, please email the Student Funding Service

Please note that due to the current situation witrh Covid-19 applications and references will need to be emailed to the above email address.


Application Procedure

The application cycle will open again for awards for the 2020/21 acadmemic year on the 2nd March 2020 and will close on the 29th May 2020.

This is now closed.

Please note that the selection process is made during the summer and successful applicants will be notified by August.

Please email both the applications and references to


Application Deadline 29th May 2020

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