Santander Scholarship

Santander Scholarships are available to students applying to study any full-time, campus-based course at the University of Leicester beginning in September 2018  who are from one of the Santander network countries listed below.

  • The deadline for 2018 entries has now passed.

Awards

  • If successful, you will receive £5,000 in the form of a reduction in your First Year tuition fee.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must have been made an offer of admission to any undergraduate or postgraduate degree beginning in September 2018 at the University of Leicester. This offer can be unconditional or conditional but the scholarship will not be confirmed until the conditions are met.

You must also be a national of one of the following Santander network countries:

  • UK
  • Argentina
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • China
  • Colombia (see note at foot of page)
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Mexico (see note at foot of page)
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Uruguay
  • USA

Application form

To apply for a Santander Scholarship please fill in the application form below and return it by the above deadline.

If you are completing your application using Microsoft Word, please ensure that your form includes your original signature. Applications submitted without an original signature will not be considered.

Combining with other scholarships

You must not be in receipt of a full scholarship (tuition fees and living costs) from any other sources. If you have a partial scholarship from another source you will still be considered.

It is possible to take advantage of both the Alumni Loyalty Discount and the Santander Scholarship. If you receive both scholarships, the Santander Scholarship will be deducted before the 10% alumni discount is applied.

Colombian applicants: please see our Colombia page for further guidance on how a Santander Scholarship may be combined with a fee discount scholarship from Colfuturo or ICETEX.

Mexican applicants: please see our Mexico page for further guidance on how a Santander Scholarship may be combined with a fee discount scholarship from FUNED or FIDERH.