Full-time

Armed Forces Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Awarded to ex-services personnel who are enrolling on the first year of an undergraduate programme at UWTSD (10 awards available).

This scholarship is paid in two instalments: 50% in Semester 1 and 50% in Semester 2.

Eligible applicants include UK and EU undergraduate students with tuition fees of £9k.

Award amount:
Up to £1,000.

Application process:
Application form.

Deadline for application:
1/3/2018.

 

Academic Excellence Award

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Awarding criteria:
Awarded to first year students who have attained at least 144 new UCAS tariff points (the equivalent of three A’s at A level) prior to entry on a full time, undergraduate degree course at UWTSD.

This award is paid in 3 instalments across the three years of study.

(£600 in Year1, £700 in year 2 & £700 in Year 3).

Award amount:
Up to £2,000.

Application process:
Application form.

Deadline for application:
26/10/2018.


Constituent College Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
A specific progression bursary for students from Coleg Sir Gâr and Coleg Ceredigion who are enrolling on the first year of a full-time undergraduate programme at UWTSD.

Eligible applicants include those UK and EU undergraduate students with tuition fees of £9k.

Award amount:
Up to £1,000.

Application process:
Application form.

Deadline for application:
1/3/18 & 26/10/18.

 

Departmental Scholarships

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Awarding criteria:
A limited number of Departmental scholarships will be awarded to full-time undergraduates on the basis of a student’s ‘all-round’ performance – effort/attendance/contribution/academic progress/relevant extra-curricular activities.

This award is made at the end of Semester 1.

Award amount:
Up to £600.

Application process:
Application form.

Deadline for application:
14/12/18.


Residential Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Open to all full-time undergraduate students enrolled on UWTSD courses and who are housed in UWTSD-managed accommodation. This bursary is means-tested.

This is awarded as an accommodation fee reduction in term 3.

Award amount:
Up to £400.

Application process:
Application form, copy of Student Finance notification letter & two months’ recent bank statements.

Deadline for application:
14/12/18.

 

Welsh-medium/Bilingual Scholarship

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Awarding criteria:
Awarded to full-time undergraduate students who undertake all or part of their studies through the medium of Welsh/bilingually.

£50 per 10 credits successfully completed through the medium of Welsh/bilingually (modules must be minimum 50% bilingual).

This scholarship is awarded in July following the final exam boards of the academic year.  Students in receipt of Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol scholarships will not be eligible for this scholarship.

Award amount:
Up to £600 (up to £900 for intensive 2 year degree courses).

Application process:
Application form.

Deadline for application:
29/3/19.


Childcare Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Open to full-time undergraduate students. This bursary is means-tested. 

Eligible students are those not in receipt of the Childcare Grant or Child Care Tax Credits.

This bursary is paid in two instalments – 50% semester 1 & 50% semester 2.

Award amount:
Up to £700.

Application process:
Application form with copy of Student Finance notification letter & tax credits letter.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18 & 8/3/19.

 

Internship

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Awarding criteria:
Available to full-time undergraduate students wishing to gain additional, relevant work experience with a company/group who cannot offer paid employment. The Internship funding is intended to assist with work experience related travel / accommodation costs.

The work experience should not be the compulsory work placement element of a course. 

This is normally paid in two instalments – 75% at the start of the Internship and 25% on completion and submission of a written feedback report.

(This includes INSPIRE & Enterprise Internships)

Whilst students can make more than one application where the support requested is less than £1,000, the maximum aggregate amount that can be awarded for any student in one academic year is £1,000.

Award amount:
Up to £1,000.

Application process:
Application form to include outline of the internship, copies of correspondence with the company and a breakdown of costs.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18, 8/3/19 & 3/5/19.


Educational Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Available to full-time undergraduate students who require assistance with course-related costs e.g. placement travel / specialist books and equipment

Whilst students can make more than one application where the support requested is less than £200, the maximum aggregate amount that can be awarded for any student in one academic year is £200.

Award amount:
Up to £200.

Application process:
Application form to include a breakdown of the additional costs.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18, 8/3/19 & 3/5/19.

 

Skill-Up Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Available to full-time undergraduate students wishing to undertake any additional skills development courses to supplement their academic course and employability.

Whilst students can make more than one application, where the support requested is less than £200 the maximum aggregate amount that can be awarded for any student in one academic year is £200.

Award amount:
Up to £200.

Application process:
Application form to include evidence of the course cost

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18, 8/3/19 & 3/5/19.


Study Abroad Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Available to full-time undergraduate students undertaking a full semester of study abroad.

Award amount:
Up to £200.

Application process:
Application form & copy of the study abroad offer letter.

Deadlines for applications:
23/8/18 & 7/12/18.

 


Part-time Undergraduate Students (UK & EU)

Part-time Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
To assist part-time undergraduate students with the costs of travel, course materials and specialist equipment.

This bursary is available to students not in receipt of the other bursaries available to first-year students enrolling in 2018/19.

Award amount:
Up to £200.

Application process:
Application form.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18 & 8/3/19.

 

Welsh-medium/Bilingual Scholarship

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Awarding criteria:
Awarded to part-time undergraduate students who undertake all or part of their studies through the medium of Welsh/ bilingually.

£50 per 10 credits successfully completed through the medium of Welsh/bilingually (modules must be minimum 50% bilingual).

This scholarship is awarded in July following the final exam boards of the academic year. Students in receipt of Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol scholarships will not be eligible for this scholarship

Award amount:
Up to £400.

Application process:
Application form.

Deadline for application:
29/3/19.


Childcare Bursary

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Awarding criteria:
Open to part-time undergraduate students. This bursary is means-tested. 

Eligible students are those not in receipt of the Childcare Grant or Child Care Tax Credits.

This bursary is paid in two instalments – 50% semester 1 & 50% semester 2.

Award amount:
Up to £300.

Application process:
Application form with copy of Student Finance notification letter & tax credits letter.

Deadlines for applications:
9/11/18 & 8/3/19.