Sussex Graduate Scholarship (2018)

The scholarships are available to UK, EU and international students graduating from Sussex in 2018 and includes up to £5,000 of funding.

Type of award

Taught full-time Masters


You receive:

  • £5,000 if you graduate with a 1st (first-class honours degree).
  • £3,500 if you graduate with a 2:1 (upper second-class honours degree)



To be eligible, you must

  • be a Sussex undergraduate (UK, EU and international students) graduating in 2018
  • progress immediately on to an eligible full-time Masters course at Sussex in 2018
  • apply for an eligible Masters course (check the 'Who isn't eligible' tab for excluded courses)
  • receive and accept an offer of a place on an eligible course
  • graduate with a first-class or upper second-class honours degree
  • meet the University of Sussex's general entry requirements.

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you are going to study any of the following courses:

  • Postgraduate diplomas (including CPE Common Professional Examination) and Postgraduate certificates
  • Masters degrees in Social Work (if receiving a NHS bursary)
  • PGCE courses
  • Schools direct teaching courses
  • Corruption, Law and Governance LLM (delivered in Qatar)
  • Development Studies MA
  • Early Years in Education MA
  • Globalisation, Business and Development MA
  • Governance, Development and Public Policy MA
  • Power, Participation and Social Change MA
  • Poverty and Development MA


24 September 2018 0:00 (GMT)

How to apply

You need to:

  • apply for an eligible Masters course using the postgraduate application system.
  • submit the scholarship declaration before the deadline via the PG application system when you accept your offer and before you register.

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At level(s):
PG (taught)

Application deadline:
24 September 2018 0:00 (GMT)


The award is available to people from these specific countries: