Sanctuary Scholarship


South East



Type of opportunity

University scholarship

Closed for 2024
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University of Sussex

About this opportunity

The University of Sussex has been awarded the title of University of Sanctuary, in recognition of its efforts to welcome and support forced migrants. This Sanctuary Scholarship is one way that the University supports students that are unable to receive student loans; to enable them to take up a place on their chosen degree at Sussex

Level of Study

  • Master’s - Taught
  • Master’s - Research


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

Additional notes about eligibility criteria

Must also have a household income of under £25,000 and be unable to access UK government student financial support because of your current immigration status.

What is included in this opportunity?

  • Fee Waiver (no fees)
  • Partial bursary (study costs and partial living costs)

Other support provided

Membership of Sussex Sports Centre

Types of study available

  • Full-time

Additional details about application process

To apply for a Sanctuary Scholarship, applicants must first have received and accepted an offer of a place on an eligible Masters at Sussex.

Number of places available


Is this opportunity available for individuals outside of the UK?


For further questions contact the scholarship provider

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