Leicester Global Studies Centre Sanctuary Scholarship


East Midlands



Type of opportunity

Preparation for university

Closed for 2023
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Leicester Global Studies Centre

About this opportunity

The Leicester Global Studies Centre is offering one campus-based sanctuary scholarship per year to applicants from forced migration backgrounds who can demonstrate that they have the ability to succeed academically, but face barriers to that success. This scholarship is for the one-year full-time International Foundation Programme

Level of Study

  • Foundation


Asylum seeker, Limited or Discretionary Leave to Remain (private/family life)

Additional notes about eligibility criteria

Applicants must be unable to access mainstream funding in the UK (e.g. Student Finance)

What is included in this opportunity?

  • Fee Waiver (no fees)

Types of study available

  • Full-time
  • Face-to-face

Additional details about application process

Before applying for this sanctuary scholarship, candidates must first apply for a place on the LGSC International Foundation Programme for September 2023/January 2024 entry

Number of places available


Is this opportunity available for individuals outside of the UK?


For further questions contact the scholarship provider