Care Experienced and Estranged Students Bursary

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£1,000 for each year of study on your undergraduate programme at Goldsmiths.

Number available


Year of entry

2021 entry

Eligibility criteria

You must meet the general eligibility criteria and regulations. You must also:

  • Have been in care or kinship care in the UK at some point in their life, be estranged from their parents or legal guardians or be an unaccompanied asylum seeking child.
  • Be eligible for Home fees
  • Be holding an offer of undergraduate (or non-salaried PGCE) study from Goldsmiths.

Application deadlines

Applications open 24 February 2021.

How to apply

To allow us to check your eligibility for the bursary, please complete this simple information form. If you have any questions or unsure about anything please contact the Scholarships Team at scholarships ( 

You will then automatically be awarded the bursary. The award will be paid after you have enrolled on your programme.

Payments will normally be made via the Higher Education Bursaries and Scholarships Scheme (HEBSS). You may need to provide bank details in order for the payment to be received.

Goldsmiths scholarships and bursaries regulations can be found here.