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ICAEW Foundation 2021 bursary

About the award

Level: Undergraduate
Course: BSc Accounting and Management
Country: All
Value: £4000 per year for all three years of the programme
No. of awards: 1
Deadline: 5pm 16 August 2021

More information

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) Foundation is offering a bursary for a talented but financially disadvantaged (a family income of circa £25,000 pa) school leaver who would like to study the BSc Accounting and Management programme.

The Award

The winner will receive £4000 towards living costs each year, for all three years of the programme. The money will be paid from Queen Mary's Bursaries Office by December each year. 


All nationalities are welcome to apply. We will select the best and most deserving student candidate taking into account the following factors:

  • Previous education
  • Previous / current work experience
  • Any previous / current scholarships or bursaries
  • Personal financial circumstances: all income, financial support, debts etc
  • Family circumstances and finances
  • Any exceptional personal circumstances
  • Academic interests and motivation
  • Career objectives

You must have an offer for the programme at the time of applying. You must also provide your exam results on the application form. Therefore, you may not be able to apply until very close to the deadline. We have purposely set the deadline for the week after A-level results will be announced in England. If you are due to receive your exams results later than 16th August, please notify us and we will try to be flexible. 

In addition you will be eligible for the ICAEW Foundation and Deloitte’s student mentoring programme Mentoring Matters:


How to Apply

To apply, please download and complete the application form. Email the completed form to by 5pm (British Summer Time) on 16th August 2021.

2021 Application form ICAEW-Queen Mary [DOC 54KB]

We will shortlist the applications and then interview (online or phone, not face-to-face) the shortlist. The winner will be notified before the beginning of the semester (20th September). 


If you have any questions about the bursary, the programme or the selection process, please contact Dr Ishani Chandrasekara

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