Scholarships & Bursaries: Case Studies

Lancaster University has committed £3.7m in scholarships and bursaries to help with your fees and living costs. Our financial support depends on your circumstances and how well you do in your A levels (or equivalent academic qualifications) before starting study with us.

Lancaster University’s priority is to support every student to make the most of their life and education.

Here are some example case studies of how our scholarships and bursaries will help UK students commencing their studies with us:

Case Study 1: Steve

Steve has a household income of less than £30,000. He achieves A*, A*, A or equivalent qualifications and has been included in the Lancaster University Unconditional Offer Scheme. He receives the following £9,000 in financial support:

Year 1 Financial Support

  • £3,000 Excellence Scholarship
  • £1,000 Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 1 Total: £5,000

Year 2 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 2 Total: £2,000

Year 3 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 3 Total: £2,000

Case Study 2: Jenny

Jenny has a household income of less than £30,000. She achieves A*, A, A in her A levels and does not hold an unconditional offer. She receives the following £6,000 in financial support from Lancaster:

Year 1 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 1 Total: £2,000

Year 2 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 2 Total: £2,000

Year 3 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 3 Total: £2,000

Case Study 3: Kate

Kate has a household income of less than £30,000. She achieves A, A, B in her A levels and has been included in the Lancaster University Unconditional Offer Scheme. She receives the following £4,000 in financial support:

Year 1 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Excellence Scholarship
  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 1 Total: £2,000

Year 2 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 2 Total: £1,000

Year 3 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 3 Total: £1,000

Case Study 4: Claire

Claire has a household income of £50,000 and achieves A, A, A in her A levels. She receives the following £3,000 in financial support from Lancaster:

Year 1 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship

Year 1 Total: £1,000

Year 2 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship

Year 2 Total: £1,000

Year 3 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Scholarship

Year 3 Total: £1,000

Case Study 5: Chris

Chris has a household income of less than £30,000, applies to Lancaster and gets an offer of a place. He receives the following £3,000 in financial support from Lancaster:

Year 1 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 1 Total: £1,000

Year 2 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 2 Total: £1,000

Year 3 Financial Support

  • £1,000 Bursary

Year 3 Total: £1,000

 

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