Scholarships

Science & Engineering Realising Opportunities Scholarships (UG)

About the award

Level: Undergraduate
Course: Undergraduate degrees taught within the Faculty of Science and Engineering (please see the exceptions below)
Country: EU, Home
Value: £3,000
No. of awards: 5
Deadline: 1st May 2020

More information

The Science & Engineering Realising Opportunities Scholarships are for students who have completed the Realising Opportunities programme. This is intended to support QMUL’s work within Realising Opportunities, and attract very able students who are under-represented in higher education. All Home fee paying students entering the Faculty of Science and Engineering are eligible.

Scholarship Value

The Scholarship is a one-off award in the first year of the undergradaute programme. The Scholarship is worth £3,000, and will be delivered as a cash payment (bursary).

How do I apply?

You will need to complete a separate application form to be considered for a Science & Engineering Realising Opportunities Scholarship - please check back to this page in February for details of the application.  Successful candidates will be informed of their award via email notification from the Science and Engineering Faculty Office.

Eligibility criteria

 

  1. Students must be eligible to pay Home tuition fees;
  2. Students must be paying full tuition fees (i.e. not in receipt of another scholarship);
  3. Students must be enrolling in year 1 (i.e. transfers into year 2 or advanced entry are not eligible);
  4. This is a one-off payment in your first year. You must be able to finance the remainder of your tuition fees and living expenses;
  5. This is a one-off payment in your first year. You must be able to finance the remainder of your tuition fees and living expenses;
  6. Students must select QM as First Choice;
  7. Students undertaking the Science and Engineering Foundation programme are not eligible for this Scholarship either in their foundation year or upon progression to Year 1. Students taking non-Queen Mary Foundation Programmes should contact the admissions office to discuss;
  8. Students must have completed the Realising Opportunities Programme;
  9. Students must reside in a POLAR4 Quintile 1 postcode or reside in an area with high deprivation (defined as IMD Q1 or 2);
  10. Students must have been previously or currently eligible for free school meals;
  11. Students must complete an application form (check back to this page for details in February).

 

Ineligible programmes

Some course are partly taught in the Faculty of Science and Engineering and partly taught in other Schools.

The following jointly-taught courses are not eligible for the Science & Engineering Realising Opportunities Scholarship:

  • BSc(Eng) DL Telecommunications Engineering with Management -BUPT
  • BSc(Eng) DL e-Commerce Engineering with Law -BUPT
  • BSc(Eng) DL Internet of Things Engineering -BUPT
  • BSc Computer Science with Management (ITMB)
  • BSc DL Biomedical Sciences (with Nanchang)
  • BSc Mathematics with Finance and Accounting
  • BSc Maths, Stats and Financial Economics
  • BSc Mathematics with Management
  • BEng FT Mechanical Engineering with Management
  • BEng FT Aerospace Engineering with Management
  • BEng FT Biomedical Engineering with Management
  • BSc FT Neuroscience
  • BSc FT Pharmacology and Innovative Therapeutics
  • BSc FT Biomedical Sciences