Bristol Standalone Bursary

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For Care Leavers, Estranged Students and Bereaved Students

If you are under 25 years old at the start of your course and are a care leaver, estranged from your parents or have no living parents, the University can provide financial assistance to help you during your studies.

Who should apply?

Home UK full-time undergraduates, starting or continuing studies in 2019, who are under 25 on the 1st of September of the start of the course and

  • A care leaver.
  • OR estranged from their parents.
  • OR who have no living parents.

What is it?

An award of £1,500 is made in each year of study to students who meet the criteria.

How do I apply?

Please apply using the online application form.

Any questions?

If you have any questions, please email

Terms and conditions

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

When is the deadline?

Both new and continuing students can apply for this bursary now for the 2019/20 academic year. The deadline for the 2019/20 fund is Friday 31 July 2020.


Additional information and support is provided by Stand Alone.