University of Bolton is pleased to announce its University of Bolton Stoller Scholarships for Undergraduates in UK. This scholarship is a full-time UK and EU students commencing on an undergraduate course at University of Bolton from September 2018.
Funding for this scholarship has kindly been offered by the Stoller Charitable Trust, with the intention of widening participation to provide educational opportunities to the widest range of individuals.
The purpose of the fund is to enhance the chance of students in receipt of the award of future success through education, life skills and employment prospects.
The award will be available for full-time U.K. and E.U. students commencing on an undergraduate course at University of Bolton from September 2018 onwards subject to fulfilment of the eligibility criteria shown below and the number of scholarships available, and is a cash award paid over the duration of the course of study for up to a maximum of three academic years.
The University of Bolton is a friendly, multicultural university, welcoming students from across the world. Nearby Manchester is one of the UK’s biggest cities, less than 20-minutes’ by train from Bolton; direct trains also run to Manchester Airport. Bolton is also lucky enough to be surrounded by stunning countryside, including the West Pennine Moors, Lake District and Peak District.
University of Bolton was initially founded in 1824 as the Bolton Mechanics institute, before going through a number of changes and eventually being given taught degree awarding powers in 1990, and the title University of Bolton in 2005.
Over 30 University of Bolton courses are professionally accredited, including British Psychological Society and the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Bolton is also a leading UK institution when catering for students with disabilities of all kinds.
University of Bolton Ranking:
- 124th in the Times University Guide 2018
- 86th in the Guardian University Guide 2018
What You Need To Know About The University of Bolton Stoller Scholarships for Undergraduates in UK
Bolton offers some of the lowest fees in the country for students wishing to study at the University, even after all forms of financial support are taken into consideration.
Bolton recently opened a small campus in the UAE, continuing its commitment to international expansion. Its student population is one of the most ethnically diverse in the UK with around 25 per cent coming from minority communities.
LEVEL / FIELD OF STUDY:
The award will be available for full-time U.K. and E.U. students commencing on an undergraduate course at University of Bolton from September 2018 onwards.
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There will be a total of ten scholarships available in each academic year, the maximum total value of each award being £3,000.
The award will be paid at a rate of £1,000 cash per academic year subject to continued fulfillment of the terms and conditions of the award.
The maximum duration of each award will be three academic years. Subject to the application with all supporting evidence having been received from students who are successful in being allocated an award, payment will be made during November in each academic year of the duration of the award.
University of Bolton Stoller Scholarships Eligibility:
- Applicants must meet the following criteria: All students must have commenced on the first year of an undergraduate full-time course of study at the University of Bolton in the 2018/19 academic year. The course must be delivered at the University of Bolton and not at a partner or franchise partner college.
- Students must be publicly funded via the Student Loans Company or self-funded and not sponsored by a third party, for example, an employer.
- At the time immediately preceding enrolment with the university students must reside at home addresses within the following postcodes in the Oldham area: OL1, OL2, OL3, OL4, OL8, OL9, or M35.
- Evidence of the home address as stated above must be provided with the application form before an award can be considered. Acceptable evidence may be one of the following, Driving Licence, Utility Bill, Phone Bill or Bank Statement in the student’s own name.
How To Apply For The University of Bolton Stoller Undergraduate Scholarships
- Applicants are required to complete an application form including a written statement of a minimum of 250 words to a maximum of 500 words which outlines how they think the scholarship would make a difference to their studies. Application forms are available from here
- Applications will only be considered if they are fully completed and include proof of a relevant home address. The application deadline for students commencing in September 2018 is 28thSeptember 2018.
- In the case that the number of eligible applicants exceeds the number of awards available for the given academic year the decision on the award will be made by a designated university panel.
Scholarship Applications Deadline: September 28, 2018