Great Start Scholarship

  • Bachelor
  • £2,000 per year
  • 8 July 2022

The scholarship is provided to support students with their maintenance costs during their studies. The selection is made based on financial need and personal statement.


To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following conditions. • Course offer for a place on a full-time undergraduate degree programme academic year. • Assessed as Home student for fee purposes • New entrants only, current students at the University of Westminster are not eligible to apply • Have met all eligibility criteria as outlined on the application form • Not already been awarded a degree; • Have applied for the maximum student support available from the Student Loans Company (SLC), including maintenance loan. Household income of £25,000 or below as assessed by SLC.

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£2,000 per year towards maintenance costs or tuition fees up to a maximum of 3 years.


The Selection is based on financial need and personal statement. We encourage applications from students who meet the following criteria: • you are a black, Asian or minority ethnic student • you are a Young Adult Carer, Estranged student or Care Leaver

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