Two students from each Partner and UKAT School and three students from each Partner College (including one Access student per college) will be awarded scholarships.
In addition, four scholarships are available to students on the University’s own Access to HE Diploma programme and one scholarship is available to a student from the University Entrance Diploma.
You can apply for a partner scholarship if you are currently a student:
You must also be a UK or EU student and have applied to the University of Kent for an undergraduate programme which requires the payment of full fees.
Please note that KMMS students are not eligible for this scholarship.
You can apply via KentVision. Your login details will have been sent to you when we acknowledged receipt of your UCAS application. Log in to KentVision and then click ‘My Scholarships and Bursaries’ where you will see links to the scholarships for which you may be eligible. You should check your eligibility and the details of the scholarship before you apply.
If you have applied for a deferred place, you should apply for a scholarship in the same application cycle. If you are deferring your place, you will be unable to see the scholarship on your Applicant Portal therefore please email firstname.lastname@example.org to make them aware you wish to apply but are deferring your place and you will be sent an application form.
Please make it clear when you apply that you are deferring your place at Kent. Your scholarship application will then be held over until the following year when it will be considered along with other applicants from your school or college who are applying for entry in that year.
When selecting students to nominate for a Partner Scholarship, school and college staff will use the following criteria. Successful students must demonstrate in their application that they:
Applicants must also make a firm acceptance of an offer made to them by the University before 05 June in the year of entry*. Students who have been notified that they will receive a Partner Scholarship must register with the University of Kent within four weeks of the start of that academic year in order to receive the award.
Whilst Partner Scholarships will be awarded by the University of Kent, the selection of successful applicants will be undertaken by your school or college, using the selection criteria. Your scholarship statement will be shared with your school/college contact responsible for making this decision if requested.
The most frequently asked questions about Partner Scholarships