The Greenwich Bursary

The Greenwich Bursary is worth £700 for new undergraduate students with a low household income.

We are committed to supporting students from a variety of backgrounds. As part of this commitment, the Greenwich Bursary offers £700 to new undergraduate students entering Year 0 or 1 who meet the eligibility criteria.

Am I eligible?

You will need to meet the following criteria to receive the bursary.

  • You are a fully-registered undergraduate student at the University of Greenwich.
  • You'll be studying a BA, BEd, BSc, LLB, BEng, MEng or MMath course.
  • You'll be studying at Greenwich, Avery Hill or Medway Campus (except Medway School of Pharmacy) or one of our Partner Colleges where your tuition fee is paid directly to us.
  • You are assessed to pay fees at the home rate at over £6,165 per year.
  • You have been assessed by Student Finance England and have given consent for it to share your information with the University of Greenwich.
  • Your household income is below £25,000.

More about eligibility and how the fund is paid.

How to apply

You do not need to apply for the Greenwich Bursary.

This bursary is assessed and awarded automatically by the Student Fees and Funding Team.


  • You are only eligible for one bursary or scholarship from the University of Greenwich. You will be awarded the highest-value award that you are eligible for.
  • Part-time students must be taking at least 60 credits in their first year (Year 0 or 1). You receive a single payment of £350 in your first year. To receive a second payment, you must remain registered and in attendance on your course.
  • The bursary is only alliable to new entry students (year 0 or 1) and is not awarded in subsequent academic years.

See our general terms and conditions.


If you would like further details about this bursary, please contact us:

We offer more scholarships and bursaries. See a full list.