Sussex Excellence Scholarship (2020)

25 scholarships for new undergraduate students who achieved excellent academic performance before joining the University.

Type of award

Cash Maintenance

Amount

You receive £2,000 cash maintenance during your first year of study.

You receive the scholarship during your first year, as two identical payments of £1,000.   

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • have been made an offer for a place as an undergraduate student at Sussex in September 2020
  • Have achieved excellent grades in Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications, e.g. at least all 7s or As or above at GCSE and at least A*A* A at A level  or all 7s or As or above at GCSE and D*D*D* at BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Be taking a UK based qualification e.g. A levels, BTEC, International Baccalaureate, Access, City and Guilds, UAL Extended Diplomas 
  • Be a UK applicant

Who isn't eligible

Who isn’t eligible

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:

  • are going to study a Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) degree
  • if you are repeating your first year at Sussex or have previously received the Sussex Excellence Scholarship
  • do not accept the University of Sussex as your firm choice
  • defer your place to 2021, as you would need to be considered again in 2021

Number of scholarships available

25

Deadline

7 April 2020 0:00 (GMT)

How to apply

Complete our scholarship application form after you have applied for your course.

Apply for the Sussex Excellence Scholarship

Applications will be considered by the scholarship selection panel and all applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by the end of April 2020.

Contact us

scholarships@sussex.ac.uk 

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Availability

At level(s):
UG

Application deadline:
7 April 2020 0:00 (GMT)

Countries

The award is available to people from the following country: