University of Sanctuary Scholarship


South East



Type of opportunity

University scholarship

Closed for 2024
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University of Southampton

About this opportunity

The University offer two Sanctuary Scholarships, 1 Undergraduate and 1 Postgraduate. This will cover:

– Tuition fee costs for each year of study (3 yrs. for UG and 1 year for PGT)
– Study support bursary for each year of study to help with additional costs  related to studying
– An welcome pack
– Support for students with university accommodation if required
– Ongoing pastoral support if required

Preference will be given to students who meet the following:
– Live a commutable distance to the university
– Studying their 1st degree (UG and PG)
– Unable to access UK Government Student Finance

Level of Study

  • Undergraduate
  • Master’s - Taught


Asylum seeker, Humanitarian protection, Temporary refugee permission, Limited or Discretionary Leave to Remain (private/family life), Other forms of sanctuary (including Calais Leave, Section 67 Leave, UASC leave and Stateless Leave), Other

Other eligibility criteria

An immigration status that means you can not access student finance support

What is included in this opportunity?

  • Fee Waiver (no fees)
  • Accommodation
  • Full bursary (study costs and full living costs)
  • Study costs (books, travel, etc.)
  • Other (see below)

Types of study available

  • Full-time
  • Face-to-face

Number of places available


Is this opportunity available for individuals outside of the UK?


For further questions contact Sanctuary Coordinator