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Economics and Finance Placement Scholarship

About the award

Level: Undergraduate
Course: Degree courses of the School of Economics and Finance with a year in industry
Country: Home
Value: £1,850
No. of awards: 5
Deadline: September 2023

More information

The aim of the Economics and Finance Placement Scholarship is to support home students from the School of Economics and Finance with a low household income to take the year in industry programme. The scholarship will cover the full cost of the fee in the academic year that the industrial practice is undertaken (normally year 3 of the academic programme).

How do I apply?

You will need to complete a separate application form to be considered for a Economics and Finance Placement Scholarship - the application form can be found here. The successful candidate will be informed of their award via email notification from the Economics and Finance Administration Office.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. For 2023/24 five scholarships will be available, subject to confirmation
  2. Students must be paying full home tuition fees (i.e., not in receipt of another scholarship);
  3. Students must be registered on a programme from the School of Economics and Finance with a year in industry;
  4. Students must have secured a work placement (and received official approval from the School) for the academic year 2023/24 and they must have met the academic progression requirements; and
  5. Students must be able to demonstrate an annual household income below £42,000.

Winning Criteria

The Scholarship will be awarded to the students who have achieved the highest weighted average grade across their first and second year.


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