Undergraduate bursaries and scholarships (UK/EU)

We know that going to university can be a daunting as well as an exciting experience, so to help you along the way we have a number of bursaries and scholarships. For general queries please contact Student Services.

The awards for 2019 entry have yet to be finalised. When they are this webpage will be updated, but in the meantime, please refer to 2018 entry information or the archives below to see what is typical.

2018 Entry

Award £1000 Eligibility Closing Date Further Details

The Keele Excellence Scholarship

In Year 1 only Awarded to everyone who achieves the highest grades at A Level (or equivalent) May 2019

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The Keele University Bursary

Per Year Eligibility depends on household income. 31st July 2019

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The Care Leavers' and Estranged Students' Bursary

Per Year* Provided to those currently or previously in care, or estranged from their families. September 2019

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Please note that these awards are subject to Terms and ConditionsPlease click here to view an archive of awards from previous years.

We will automatically check whether you may be eligible for the Keele Excellence Scholarship and the Keele University Bursary. Please be aware that in the processing of these awards we will 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.

*In addition to the £1000, an extra £500 is awarded on completing the degree.

Subject level awards

There may be prizes, bursaries and scholarships tied to your particular subject or course.

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

Please note that Student Services are not involved in the operation of awards at this level.

Other funding opportunities