Bright Futures Postgraduate Scholarship

We know funding your Master’s can be a concern.

At UEA we want to help support the brightest and best students to reach their potential, whilst enjoying the unique and important contribution to university life that only you can make.

So our new Bright Futures Postgraduate Scholarships offer a £2000 reduction in fees for UK based students to help you get on with taking your next step.


We are looking for a carefully  constructed, original re​sponse that can demonstrate how you believe studying your chosen course at UEA will help you to make a difference in the future  of your chosen field of study. We are also interested to hear how you will contribute to our campus environment during your time here at UEA. Your answers should reflect that you have a good understanding of your area of study and what it means to be part of the UEA student body.​

Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees

Total Value


Number Available per Year


Years Available

  • 2022


  • UK Fees


  • Any
  • Faculty of Medicine and Health
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Art, Media and American Studies
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Institute for the Humanities
  • Literature, Drama and Creative Writing
  • Politics, Philosophy Language and Communication Studies
  • Medicine
  • Health Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computing Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Pharmacy
  • Natural Sciences
  • Economics
  • International Development
  • Law
  • Norwich Business School
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology


Postgraduate taught (excluding PGCE, MBA, MSc Global Plant Health, MSc Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement, foundation, pre-Masters, integrated Master’s, postgraduate certificate or postgraduate diploma programmes) and postgraduate research (including PhD and Master’s by Research programmes)

Country / Region

  • UK

Applicant’s Nationality

  • United Kingdom

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Further Criteria

You are eligible if you are a UK citizen, or a citizen of the Channel Islands or Isle of Man and are liable for ‘home’ fee status. You are and will remain self-funded for the duration of an Eligible Programme. This means you are paying all of your tuition fees yourself, which may include personal savings, a loan (e.g. a government loan) or financial support from a friend or relative.

Application Process

Apply now

Before applying, please check eligibility, terms and conditions and guidance notes. 

The deadline for applications us Thursday 30 June 2022. You will be informed by email if your application has been successful by Thursday 21 July 2022.

Terms and Conditions

General Terms and Conditions