Fees and Funding


Essex Pathways Bursary


The details

The University is offering a bursary of up to £1,500 for students who achieve a 1st or 2.1 degree in year 0 and progress to year 1 at the University of Essex.


You must meet all of the following conditions:

  • be in year 0 of studies at the University of Essex 2021-2022
  • achieve a 1st or 2.1 in year 0 of your studies
  • register for your first year of study for a full-time undergraduate degree course* starting in October 2022

*Courses leading to the award of a Bachelor’s Degree, Integrated Masters (four years)

Students who aren't eligible

You are not eligible for this award, even if you meet the criteria above, if you:

  • transfer in from year 0 from another HE institution
  • are studying online distance learning courses

How to apply

There is no application process; bursaries will be automatically paid if you meet the eligibility criteria.

Full details

Please read the full terms and conditions for your entry year before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, how you'll receive your funding and whether this award can be combined with others or not.

If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.