The Rosie Lavender Bursary for Young Carers

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The Rosie Lavender Bursary for Young Carers

The Young Carers Bursary has been put in place to provide additional support for a group of students who we recognise as needing a helping hand.

Who is eligible?

Propsective students that fit into the following categories:

  • Has caring responsibilities for someone in their family, or a friend, who is ill, disabled or misuses drugs or alcohol.
  • Is aged 25 or under.

What is it?

  • An award of £2,000 is made for up to three academic years of study to three students who meet the criteria.
  • A further £500 per year will be available to access for travel to home and access to sports and societies.

How do I apply?

The applications for 2019/20 academic year have now closed.

  • Follow @UoBrisFunding on Twitter to find out about funding opportunities and application dates.

Terms and conditions

Please refer to the terms and conditions of the bursary for full details of the eligibility criteria.

When is the deadline?

The applications for 2019/20 academic year have now closed.

We make this bursary in memory of Rosie, our daughter, who would have been 18 this year. We hope that this bursary will give those with caring responsibilities the chance to fully participate in higher education.

Dan and Lucy Lavender
(alumni 1988-1991)