Undergraduate bursaries and scholarships

We are committed to supporting our diverse community, with a range of bursaries and scholarships available. Like many universities, our bursaries and scholarships can differ depending on which year you start your course. If you started your course at Keele before 2022, please see our archived bursaries and scholarships webpage.

Please note that these awards are available to home fee paying UK students only. Specific eligibility criteria also apply.

The Care Leavers' and Estranged Students' Bursary

Our Care Leavers' and Estranged Students' Bursary is available to students who have been in local authority care or who are estranged from their families. The bursary award offers a non-repayable bursary of £1000 per year, plus an additional £500 upon graduation. Click here for further information.

Terms and Conditions

Please note that Keele awards are subject to Terms and Conditions and the eligibity criteria attached to each. Please click here to view an archive of awards from previous years.

Please be aware that in the processing of these awards we may use data that contains information regarding your qualifications and your household income (as declared to the Student Loans Company). For more information on how Keele University handles your data please check our Privacy Notice.

Subject level awards

There may be prizes, bursaries and scholarships tied to your particular subject or course. These awards are managed within individual Schools (e.g. School of Law, School of Life Sciences

Please click here to see what is available and get in touch with the relevant school (e.g. School of Law).


Other funding opportunities