Applications for the 2018/2019 academic year are now closed. Applications will reopen in the next academic year and will be announced on the student intranet. 

How to Apply

Applications for scholarships for the 2018/2019 academic year are now closed.

Please ensure that you read the terms and conditions (on the final page of the form) and indicate which scholarship(s) you wish to be considered for – you can apply for all of the scholarships if eligible but you will only be awarded one if successful.

You must demonstrate academic merit. Please note that poor attendance will affect your application and we will contact your personal tutor to ensure that there are no issues.

Please compose a personal statement of no more than 500 words, which should indicate how you meet the following criteria:

  • you must demonstrate excellence in an area of your life; this might be, outstanding academic achievement, exceptional achievement in extracurricular activities (such as sport, music, managing events, clubs or societies) or significant achievement gained either in your working life or through volunteering and service to others.
  • you must also outline the contribution you will make to Manchester Metropolitan University as a student and what you expect to gain from studying here.

Complete your application form and return a copy:

  • via email to
  • by post or hand deliver to the Student Hub in the Business School, or to Student Financial Support, Student Management Office, 2.01 Business School.


In order to apply, candidates must:

  • have enrolled on the first year of a new full undergraduate degree programme at Manchester Metropolitan University in the 2018/19 academic year (not distance learning)
  • have a UK Student Support Number (English, Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish students)
  • applied online to be income assessed by Student Finance
  • be paying tuition fees under the new tuition fee regime of £9,250
  • be self-funding. Your course of study must not be externally funded (e.g. through the NHS)
  • demonstrate financial need. Your household income indicates that you are eligible for means-tested support from Student Finance with a household income of up to and including £42,875.

Terms and Conditions

Please ensure that you read and understand the following terms and conditions.

Applicants must be eligible to apply as set out in the eligibility criteria above.

It is the responsibility of all students to inform the Development Manager or Student Financial Support at Manchester Metropolitan University of any change in circumstances that might affect this application.

By submitting an application, successful applicants are giving their consent to Manchester Metropolitan University to hold and process their data in accordance with Data Protection legislation, including but not limited to the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation.

Please note that all students are required to comply with, and shall be bound by, Manchester Metropolitan University’s Student Regulations and Procedures.

Awards for The Ede & Ravenscroft Scholarships, the Alumni Undergraduate and The Caroline Evans Scholarships are offered for 2018/19 entry only and the Scholarship may not be deferred.

Awards for The Neelam Aggarwal Scholarship are offered for 2018/19 entry and the Scholarship may not be deferred. Recipients will receive £1,250 per year of study*.

If awarded funding, you will only be eligible for one award.


The University reserves the right to withdraw or amend a scholarship without prior notification. Scholarships are offered subject to funding and availability, on the basis that the student will complete their first year of study with Manchester Metropolitan University. Should the student withdraw, funding must be returned to the University.

*Students studying on a sandwich course will not receive funding during the year of placement/overseas study. If a recipient student does not complete their course, their scholarship funding will be reduced accordingly.

2018/2019 Scholarship application form

If you have read the terms and conditions and criteria yet still have a question, please do not hesitate to contact Andrea or Sophia. For information about other potential funding opportunities, please visit Student Financial Support.

As instructed, complete your application form and return a copy via email to Alternatively, you can submit your application by post or hand deliver to the Student Hub in the Business School, or to Student Financial Support, Student Management Office, 2.01 Business School.

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