Ukraine Sanctuary Scholarship


South West, South East



Type of opportunity

University scholarship

Closed for 2023

University of Southampton

About this opportunity

The Ukraine Sanctuary Scholarship is a full tuition fee waiver for each year of study (3 in total for UG and 1 year in total for PGT). There will be a cash bursary to help with study costs. There will be a welcome pack containing helpful leaflets, and key items such as a laptop, given to each student once they have enrolled at the university. There is no commitment from the university to cover your accommodation fees.

Level of Study

  • Undergraduate
  • Master’s - Taught


Ukraine schemes

Additional notes about eligibility criteria

Applicants for the Ukraine Sanctuary Scholarship will need to hold one of the following visa status’:

  • A UK visa under the Ukraine Family Scheme, or
  • A UK visa under the Homes for Ukraine Scheme, or
  • A UK Visa under the Ukraine Extension Scheme.

The applicant will also need to have:

  • A conditional or firm offer from the University of Southampton for September 2023 entry
  • Be classed as a home student due to visa status (as detailed above)
  • Been attending a school, college, or voluntary group which can provide a reference in support of your application
  • Evidence to the satisfaction of the University that your visa status is correct.

What is included in this opportunity?

  • Fee Waiver (no fees)
  • Study costs (books, travel, etc.)

Types of study available

  • Face-to-face
  • Full-time

Additional details about application process

Preference will be given to students who meet the following:

  • Live a commutable distance to the University of Southampton campus (ideally the one that hosts the offered programme of study for most of the time)
  • Studying their 1st degree (for UG applicants)
  • Studying their 1st PGT programme (for PG applicants)

We will still consider applications from those outside a commutable distance.

Is this opportunity available for individuals outside of the UK?


For further questions contact Sanctuary Coordinator