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BU Academic Excellence Scholarship (EU)

Key facts

Entry For courses starting September 2020 and September 2021. Scholarships cannot be deferred.
  • Any EU applicant (for fee purposes) who achieves outstanding academic results before coming to BU
  • To be considered, you must be applying for a full-time undergraduate course at BU
  • Applicants for BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing, BSc (Hons) Children's & Young People's Nursing, BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing, BSc (Hons) Midwifery, BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy, BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice and BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy are not eligible for this scholarship (September 2021 entry)
  • Applicants for one year Top-up courses are not eligible for this scholarship
  • Applicants for courses offered through partner colleges are not eligible for this scholarship
  • We can’t offer you this scholarship if you have been awarded any other BU scholarship (except the Sport or Music Scholarships).
Value £1,000 paid during the first year of your degree (Level C)
Number available Unlimited
Need to fill in an application

No - you will automatically be considered for this award

Dates We'll contact you to advise you if you've been awarded a scholarship when we’ve received your results*

This scholarship is available if you achieve outstanding academic results before coming to BU. The standard varies from country to country so check our at-a-glance chart (pdf 103kb)  to see whether you qualify..

If your country is not displayed in this chart, please contact our International Admissions Team, who will assess your qualifications.

You don’t need to apply for this scholarship - you’ll be awarded it automatically if you achieve the required grades. It will be paid in nine instalments throughout your first year at BU. The first instalment will be available for you to October via a pre-paid card.

You can’t receive this scholarship if you are studying at one of our partner colleges, or if you have been awarded any other BU scholarship. Check here for other opportunities available.

*If you think you may be eligible for this award but do not receive a confirmation when you enrol at BU, please contact AskBU, who will confirm your eligibility on review of original qualification transcripts, on or before 31 January.

Important information

EU scholarships for September 2021 entry may change and are subject to UK Government guidelines

Scholarships are reviewed on a regular basis and the university reserves the right to withdraw, amend or introduce new scholarships at any time. Scholarships are offered subject to funding and availability. Scholarship is awarded in your first year only, unless stated otherwise.

For further details, please view our Scholarship Policy.