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


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 22nd May 2020.

The The Peel Trust Studentship and The Peel Trust Studentship (Guidance Notes) will be available on the 2nd March 2020.

Completed applications should be returned by the deadline date of the 22nd May 2020 to Peel Secretary, Student Funding Service, c/o The Base, University House, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YW

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

Application Deadline 22nd May 2020

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