Student Life Centre

Estranged Student Award For Students Who Started in 2019

The award will be paid in two instalments, £500 in November and £500 in March. This award is paid in addition to the First-Generation award. To receive the award you must be confirmed as estranged by Student Finance.

Type of award

Foundation and Undergraduate


£1,000 per year


To be eligible for the award you need to:

  • To be a UK citizen;

  • To be a Home funded full time student;

  • To be under 25 at the start of your course;

  • To be studying on your first undergraduate degree;
  • To be starting your course in September 2019;
  • To have been confirmed as estranged by Student Finance’s Independence Unit.


    6 June 2020 23:45 (GMT)    

How to apply

Please contact the Funding Team ( once your funding has been agreed by your funding body.

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Student Funding Team



The award will be paid in two equal instalments in March and November.