Scholarships and Bursaries

At Lancaster, we are investing in the future of our students through enabling access to a world class education. We believe that funding concerns should not stop any student with the talent to thrive.

At a glance

Which scholarships or bursaries could you be eligible for?

SchemeUGPGTHomeInternationalBased onAmount
Lancaster University Scholarship Entry grades Up to £3000 in your first year, and £1000 in each subsequent year
Lancaster EU Transition Scholarship Entry grades £7000 per year of study
Alumni Loyalty Scholarship Entry grades Up to 20% off fees
Lancaster University Bursary Household income £1000 per year of study
Lancaster Sanctuary Bursary Refugee/humanitarian protection status £2000 per year of study
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New for 2021 - The Lancaster EU Transition Scholarship

Lancaster University has announced a scholarship of £7,000 per year of study for international fee-paying students from the European Union who begin their studies in 2021. Our EU Transition Scholarships are for both undergraduate and postgraduate taught study.

You will qualify automatically for this scholarship if you have the right grades, are classed as an 'overseas' or ‘international-fee paying’ student for tuition fee purposes and a permanent resident and national of an EU country.

The Lancaster EU Transition Scholarship

For undergraduate applicants

Our Lancaster Scholarships and Lancaster Bursaries are designed to provide eligible students with extra support in each year of their studies.

Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries

For postgraduate applicants

Our Alumni Loyalty Scholarship offers a reduction in tuition fees for all taught Master’s programmes for eligible Lancaster University graduates.

Postgraduate Scholarships and Bursaries

Questions about scholarships and bursaries?

Our admissions team can help with questions about scholarships and bursaries as well as other general enquiries about applying to Lancaster University.

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