Low Participation Neighbourhood Bursaries

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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

Applications for 2023 will be opening in February. Please check back for more details.

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.

Find out more about Goldsmiths scholarships and bursaries regulations.