UWE Bristol Employability Bursary

This bursary is available to students undertaking certain employability activities.

About the bursary

The bursary has now closed for 2019/2020, please keep an eye on this web page for announcements of 2020/2021 funding.

The new UWE Bristol Employability Bursary aims to support students to access a range of activities, which will add significant value to the student experience, but also empower students to achieve better graduate outcomes.

There are 500 bursaries of £1,000 available in academic year 2019/2020. The bursary is allocated on a first come first serve basis. This will be in addition to the UWE Bursary and will be paid as a lump sum of £1,000. You can only receive one Employability Bursary per year.

Eligibility

This bursary is for students who are currently in receipt of the UWE Bursary or UK and EU students who have a household income of £25,000 or less, who wish to undertake an eligible employability activity (please see list below).

Please note you must apply for and secure one of these activities before completing the bursary form. Payment cannot be made unless your place has been confirmed by the provider and approved by UWE Bristol.

The following activities are eligible:

How to apply

The bursary has now closed for 2019/2020, please keep an eye on this web page for announcements of 2020/2021 funding.