University of Sanctuary Scholarship for Afghan Refugees

  • PHD, Master, Bachelor
  • £5,000
  • 20 November 2022

The University of Sanctuary Scholarship is available to new undergraduate or postgraduate taught students, who are refugees from Afghanistan and have been granted UK Asylum status or Discretionary/Limited Leave to Remain as a result of an asylum application, and those with Humanitarian Protection, as result of an asylum application or through a dependents claim.


• A refugee (subject to obtaining an appropriate permissions), or • Granted Refugee or Humanitarian Protection status, or • Discretionary Leave to Remain, or • Limited Leave to Remain following an asylum application, individually or through a dependent’s claim, or • Be seeking asylum within the UK • Leave to remain must cover the duration of your studies.

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A full fee waiver on a three year undergraduate course or a one-year Postgraduate Taught Masters programme University accommodation £5,000 bursary to support living and study costs.


To be considered for this scholarship you need to: Meet the eligibility in relation to your immigration status Have received an offer to study on a UG or PGT programme Have submitted your application for the Sanctuary Scholarship before the published deadline.

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