A range of scholarships available A range of scholarships available

Scholarships available to UK/EU residents

General (UK Residents)

The first port of call should be the Grants Register (published by Palgrave McMillan) which can be found in all institutional and many public libraries. It lists a large number of awards and, by way of its comprehensive index, applications can be directed towards awards related to the subject area in which you intend to study.  Another useful UK grant outlet is the Educational Grants Advisory Service which will search over 2,000 different educational trusts who might be able to provide additional funding. Candidates are also advised to check the press (especially The GuardianThe Independent, and the Times Higher Education supplement for the announcement of various scholarships and awards, especially in March and April. Residents of Northern Ireland should also write to the Department of Education, Rathgael House, Balloo Road, Bangor, Co.Down BT19 2PR.

Students could also investigate the Postgraduate Loan and Professional and Career Development Loans.


School of International Development Excellence Awards

UK/EU Postgraduate Scholarship

The School of International Development is offering a £1,000 fee waiver to all UK/EU students who have obtained a 1st Class degree.

How to apply - all eligible candidates with a 1st Class degree to whom the School have made an offer are automatically given the £1,000 fee waiver.

UK/EU Full Fee Scholarship

This award is offered to UK/EU students based on academic excellence, quality of personal statement and background within development. 

How to apply: All eligible candidates to whom the School have made an offer are automatically considered for nomination to be considered for the Full Fee Home/EU award.

Deadline for applications: Applications must be received by 2 June 2017.


50% Final Year Undergraduate Continuation Scholarship

Current final year UEA undergraduate students who gain a 1st class degree and progress onto a postgraduate course in September 2017 will receive a 50% fee reduction scholarship. Those who do not gain a 1st class degree will still be eligible for the 10% UEA Alumni Scholarship outlined below. Terms and conditions apply. 


UEA Alumni 10% Scholarship

A scholarship of a 10% fee reduction is available to UEA Alumni looking to return for postgraduate study at UEA in September 2017. Terms and conditions apply.


Other scholarships available to UK/EU students

General (Non-UK Residents)

Students planning to come to Britain to study should seek information from their own Ministry of Education and from the nearest British Council Office, British Embassy or British High Commission. Students already in the UK can obtain information from their own Embassy or High Commission and the British Council regional or London offices. Further information on funding may be obtained from the UK Council for Overseas Students Affairs.