Low Participation Neighbourhood Bursaries

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Year of entry


Eligibility criteria

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

  • Live in a postcode area with low participation in higher education according to POLAR4 (Quintile 1) criteria – visit the official postcode checker to see if you are eligible.
  • Have a household income of less than £35,000 per year (as evidenced by your application to the Student Loans Company)
  • Applicants must be eligible for Home fees and holding an offer of undergraduate study from Goldsmiths.

Application deadlines

This bursary is open to existing offer holders as well as applicants applying through Clearing.

How to apply

You will automatically be awarded the bursary if you meet the eligibility criteria. 

The bursary will be paid after you have enrolled on your programme. You may need to provide bank details in order for the payment to be received.

If you have any questions, please contact scholarships@gold.ac.uk

Find out more about Goldsmiths scholarships and bursaries regulations.

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