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2017/2018 Scholarships

(Not applicable for EU and UK students)

What is a scholarship?
An international scholarship at UEL covers part of the cost of course fees. Scholarships are highly sought after and the process of applying for scholarships is often competitive and carries deadline dates.  The amount awarded is assessed on a case by case basis and is often up to £4000 off tuition fees per year.
To qualify for a scholarship you must first make an application to study at UEL before applying for any of the scholarships. After you’ve done this, you should then use the links below to apply for the scholarship quoting your application reference number.

 

Civic Engagement Scholarship

for all international students

The Civic Engagement Scholarship supports outstanding all-round students at the University of East London. The scholarships are open to all full time international fee paying students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes. UEL’s vision in founding the Scholarship is to develop leaders with a keen sense of public duty. The following scholarships are available under this scheme: 

1. UG Civic Engagement Scholarship – £3,000 (first year entry point only)  
2. PG Civic Engagement Scholarship – £2,500 (first year entry point only) 

We use the following key criteria in selecting scholars:

1. Character and Leadership
2. Commitment to public service 
3. Good Grades
4. Receiving a conditional or unconditional offer If you’re interested in applying, please fill out the online scholarship application form.

Remember: You must have filled out an application to study at UEL and have received a conditional or unconditional offer prior to applying for the scholarship (we will ask for your UEL application reference number – this is 7 digits long).

More important information: Please note that these scholarships are open to applicants who meet the criteria listed in the terms and conditions. 

Please ensure you read the Terms and Conditions associated with this scholarship. 

All recipients will receive an updated Letter of Acceptance with the awarded scholarship.

Please note the deadline for applications for September intake is the 31st July 2017.

Academic Merit Scholarship

for all international students

The Academic Merit Scholarship supports students with outstanding academic grades. The scholarships are open to all full time international fee paying students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes. The following scholarships are available under this scheme: 

1. UG Academic Merit Scholarship – £4,000 (first year entry point only)
2. PG Academic Merit Scholarship – £3,000 (first year entry point only)

We use the following key criteria in selecting scholars:

1. Academic Excellence 
2. Receive an unconditional offer 
3. Strong personal statement 

If you’re interested in applying, please fill out the online scholarship application form.




Remember: You must have filled out an application to study at UEL and have received a unconditional offer prior to applying for the scholarship (we will ask for your UEL application reference number – this is 7 digits long)


More important information: Please note that these scholarships are open to applicants who meet the criteria listed in the terms and conditions. Please be sure to read the terms and conditions associated with this scholarship. All recipients will receive an updated Letter of Acceptance with the awarded scholarship.

Please note the deadline for applications for September intake is the 31st July 2017.


Country specific scholarships offered by UEL for Norway, USA and Canada can be found on the relevant country pages.

Other scholarships accepted by UEL

Chevening Scholarships:

UEL partners with prestigious Chevening and supports Chevening scholars worldwide. For more information on how to apply, please visit their site here.

 

The Commonwealth Scholarships Commission:

The Commonwealth Scholarships Commission in the UK offers a number of scholarships schemes to enable Commonwealth students to study in the UK for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Please see the CSUK website for more information.

 

If you have come across a scholarship and want to know whether we accept it at this university, please email international@uel.ac.uk