The Sussex Excellence Scholarship is a merit-based award recognising, and rewarding, undergraduate students who achieved excellent academic performance before joining the University.

Application Deadline: 3rd April 2017

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): UK

Type: Undergraduate

Eligibility: Candidate will automatically be awarded the Sussex Excellence Scholarship if they have achieved the required scholarship threshold in one of the eligible academic qualifications.

  • All subject areas are eligible except Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) degrees.
  • You must have accepted the University of Sussex as your firm choice.
  • The Sussex Excellence Scholarship can be combined with other University of Sussex awards.
  • You must have, or obtain, a UK bank account, and the details of this account must be added to your Sussex Direct profile, in order to receive payment.
  • To be eligible for the Sussex Excellence Scholarship, you will need to achieve at least AAA in A level. This means any of the following combinations of grades: AAA or A*AA or A*A*A or A*A*A*.
  • Other equivalent combinations of grades (such as A*AB) would not meet the eligibility requirements for the scholarship as one of the three grades is below an A grade. To be eligible for the Sussex Excellence Scholarship you must have at least 3 A levels at grade A or higher.

Number of Awardees: Not specified

Value and Duration of Scholarship: The Sussex Excellence Scholarship is worth £3,000 in Year One of a three or four year undergraduate degree:

  • £1,000 cash award and £2,000 rent reduction if you are living in University-managed accommodation *

or

  • £3,000 cash award if you are not living in University-managed accommodation *

How to Apply: Applications will open on Wednesday 1st February 2017 and the deadline for applying is Monday 3rd April 2017. The online application will be available here during this period.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

Award Provider: University of Sussex

 

Source: AfterschoolAfrica.com



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