Fees and Funding


Essex Preparation Programme Bursary


The details

The University is offering a £250 cash bursary to support students progressing into higher education who complete the pre-arrival study skills course, designed to help them make the transition into university study.

How to apply

You will need to complete the pre-arrival study skills course by 23:59 on 5 October 2023. You must fully complete the course and receive the certificate of completion. You will be automatically identified and will be notified via your Essex email by the end of October 2023, if you meet the eligibility criteria listed above.

Full details

Please read the full terms and conditions before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, if you need to complete an application form and how you'll receive your funding.

Essex Preparation Programme Bursary – Terms and conditions for 2023-2024 (.pdf)

Current students

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