De Montfort University Bursaries

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De Montfort University Bursaries

Scholarships and bursaries

De Montfort University’s Scholarships and Bursaries are non-repayable grants to help students with course-related costs. For 2016/17 entry we have the following awards available for eligible students. DMU Scholarships and Bursaries are automatically awarded and terms and conditions apply.

If you feel you are eligible for either the Care Leavers or Estranged Student Bursary please notify the Transitions Team on transitions@dmu.ac.uk or telephone on (0116) 257 7605 to ensure the award is made.

Access Scholarship

Award: £1,000 cash per year

The Access Scholarship is available if you are accepted onto a course with an Access to Higher Education qualification (where it is an entry requirement for the course). This scholarship is automatically awarded based on confirmation of your qualifications from UCAS.

Care Leavers Bursary

Award: £1,000 cash per year

This bursary is available to eligible students who come to the university directly from local authority care. To receive this bursary you must provide the university with confirmation of your care leaver status. To discuss further please contact the universities dedicated care leaver contacts, the Transitions Team, on transitions@dmu.ac.uk or (0116) 257 7595 (option 3, then option 4).

Further information for care leavers.

Estranged Students Bursary

Award: £1,000 cash per year

This bursary is available to eligible students who are identified as estranged from their parents by their funding provider (i.e. Student Finance England or the NHS).  To receive this bursary you must confirm your status with a member of the Transitions Team. To discuss further please contact Transitions Team, on transitions@dmu.ac.uk or (0116) 257 7595 (option 3, then option 4).

Further information for estranged students.

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