Now in it’s sixth year, the Royal Television Society bursaries offer a great opportunity for students who are looking to build a career in the TV industry. Not only do you get financial support but also mentoring and internship opportunities to help you gain valuable experience and contacts in the industry. Read more about Kick- start your career in television with the RTS bursary scheme.
One of the reasons for scholarships, grants and bursaries being awarded is categorised on our database as “Personal Circumstances” but what exactly does this mean? Read more about Scholarships based on your personal circumstances
Degree apprenticeships are a relatively new and ever-growing development for vocational higher education. They combine full-time paid work with part-time university study to offer candidates the opportunity to earn a degree whilst working. Although they are are typically targeted at 18 to 19 year old school leavers as an alternative route to gaining a degree, they are suitable for anyone, particularly those who are deterred from full-time university study by high tuition fees and the prospect of student debt. Read more about Applying for a degree apprenticeship
The government has approved legislation, which could save people 20 per cent on tuition fees, compared with studying a full, three year degree. These new, shorter degrees will cost more per year, £11,000 compared to £9,250, but will work out cheaper overall than a three year degree, not just from the tuition fees, but also the reduced maintenance and living costs. Read more about Two year degrees to be offered
Did you know you can apply for Degree Apprenticeships as well as University? Just because you've submitted your UCAS application, it does not mean that you can still consider other options and get your degree for free. Read more about Applying for Degree Apprenticeships and University.
Studying for a Degree Apprenticeship in London can be a very different experience to anywhere else around the country. Read about what it's like from a London based Degree Apprentice. Read more about What it's like to be a Degree Apprentice in London?
Make the most of Christmas shopping and raise more Funds4Uni
We're now entering the busiest shopping period of the year! Did you know you can raise loads more for your uni fund when you, your family and friends do their Christmas shopping online through Funds4Uni via easyfundraising? And with Black Friday and Cyber Monday also just round the corner, two of the busiest shopping days of the year, now is a great opportunity to raise more Funds4Uni. Read more about Win £250 towards your uni costs