The Ernest Hecht Charitable Foundation Scholarship

  • Bachelor
  • £15,000 (per year)
  • 1 July 2022

The Ernest Hecht Charitable Foundation Scholarship aims to provide scholarships to enable UK domiciled students to pursue an undergraduate degree at UCL.


Eligible candidates must: • be domiciled in the UK with Home fee status; • be from a disadvantaged background; • hold an offer of admission to UCL to study a full-time undergraduate degree.

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The award provides £15,000 per year for a three year undergraduate programme and is subject to satisfactory academic progress. The award can be applied to cover tuition fees or maintenance costs depending on the awardee's preference. If a student on a four year undergraduate programme receives this award, payments will be made pro rata, i.e. they will receive £11,250 for each of their four years of study. One award is available per year.


The Ernest Hecht Charitable Foundation Scholarship is one of the schemes that make up the Undergraduate Funding and Access Awards (UGFA). To be considered for a Ernest Hecht Charitable Foundation Scholarship, please follow the procedure on the UGFA webpage.

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