Sanctuary Scholarship – Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University Sanctuary Scholarship 2022-2023

At Bath Spa University we recognize that equality, diversity and inclusion are essential to building the creative, innovative and nurturing ethos that we pride ourselves on. 

We are committed to providing an environment which respects and celebrates all members of our community. 

As part of our commitment to inclusion, Bath Spa University is proud to announce that we will be annually awarding a Bath Spa University Sanctuary Scholarship to students from refugee and asylum-seeking communities. 

What does the Sanctuary Scholarship include?

  • An annual bursary of up to £2000.00 for the duration of the undergraduate programme of study (up to 3 years), as a contribution towards study costs. 
  • If required, successful scholars will receive an accommodation fee waiver for the first year of the undergraduate programme of study. The accommodation fee waiver is for residence in Bath Spa University Halls of Residence only and the room allocation is at the discretion of the University.
  • Successful Sanctuary Scholars who are ineligible for student finance will receive a full tuition fee waiver to cover tuition fees for the duration of the undergraduate programme of study (up to 3 years).

Who is eligible for the Sanctuary Scholarship?

Applications are welcomed from individuals seeking asylum in the UK, refugees, and those individuals in the UK under the government’s Homes for Ukraine Scheme and the Ukraine Family Scheme. 

All applicants must have applied to study their first undergraduate degree at Bath Spa University for 2022-23 entry.

Conditional and unconditional offer holders will be considered for the scholarship. 

All applicants must be residing in the UK for the duration of the undergraduate programme of study.

The scholarship terms and conditions (.pdf) outline further details on the eligibility criteria. The Sanctuary Scholarship is awarded at the sole discretion of Bath Spa University.

How to apply

All applicants must submit their application using the online application form

The deadline for receipt of applications in respect of the entry in the 2022-23 academic year is 11:59pm (BST) on 8 July 2022.

The Sanctuary Scholarship is awarded at the sole discretion of Bath Spa University.

Contact the Immigration Advice Service

You can send an email to immigrationadvice@bathspa.ac.uk and we'll be happy to help.

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