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Scholarships

Scholarships for EU 2017/18 undergraduates

We have a range of scholarships

One form could help you secure between £1,000 and £10,000

Every year we award scholarships to over 200 Liverpool John Moores University students. If you have a particular talent, or excel in your area of study, you could be one of them.

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Information about LJMU scholarships

Below, you'll find information about the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Community Excellence Scholarship, the Academic Excellence Scholarship and the Michael Brown Scholarship.

The deadline for the 2018/19 Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Community Excellence Scholarship, the Academic Excellence Scholarship and the Michael Brown Scholarship is Friday 18 May 2018.

Click on the tabs below to find out more about our scholarships.

Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship 

Amount awarded: £10,000 each year for the duration of your courses

Number of scholarships awarded: six

Should you apply?

  • You must have LJMU as your first choice (firm) via UCAS
  • You must achieve a minimum of three grade As at A2 level or equivalent (144 UCAS points from three units). This level of academic excellence will need to be sustained throughout your course
  • You must be able to demonstrate a level of commitment, excellence and achievement above that of your peers. This may be through citizenship, sport or the performing arts. Please note this list is only intended as an example. You may have excelled in another area that differs from these examples

  • You must be an outstanding student who will act as an ambassador for LJMU

Community Excellence Scholarship

Amount awarded: £1,000 each year for the duration of your courses

Number of scholarships awarded: 100 (maximum)

Should you apply?


  • You must be able to show commitment, achievement and excellence above that of your peers in an area such as volunteering, sports, the arts, or citizenship. Please note this list is only intended as an example. You may have excelled in another area that differs from these examples
  • The Community Excellence Scholarships are in place to help remove financial barriers to studying for those students who show potential and/or determination
  • Priority will be given to students who have accepted LJMU as their first choice (firm) via UCAS

Academic Excellence Scholarship

Amount awarded: £1,000 each year for the duration of your courses

Number of scholarships awarded: 100 (maximum)

Should you apply?

  • You must achieve a minimum of three grade As at A2 level or equivalent (144 UCAS points from three subjects). This level of academic excellence will need to be sustained throughout your course
  • You must have LJMU as your first choice (firm) via UCAS

Michael Brown Scholarship

Amount awarded: £1,000 each year for the duration of your courses

Number of scholarships awarded: 12 (maximum)

Should you apply?

  • You must be able to show commitment, achievement and excellence above that of your peers in an area such as volunteering, sports, the arts, or citizenship. Please note this list is only intended as an example. You may have excelled in another area that differs from these examples
  • You must achieve a minimum of three grade As at A2 level or equivalent (144 UCAS points from three subjects). This level of academic excellence will need to be sustained throughout your course
  • You must have LJMU as your first choice (firm) via UCAS

LJMU Cathedral Choral Fellowship and LJMU Cathedral Organ Fellowship

The University has developed a partnership arrangement with Liverpool Anglican Cathedral and one element of this partnership will consist of a number of music scholarships involving the organ and choir. These outstanding opportunities will be available in 2018 for the first time and will consist of one to one tuition with nationally acclaimed music staff from the Cathedral.

The scholarships give successful students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the life of the Cathedral while undertaking their studies at LJMU.

In addition to music tuition discretionary payments will be made to cover any out of pocket expenses.

Awards will be offered on an annual basis in the first instance.

Applying

Information about applying for a scholarship

The deadline for the 2018/19 Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Community Excellence Scholarship, the Academic Excellence Scholarship and the Michael Brown Scholarship is Friday 18 May 2018.

TIP: Make sure you include as much information and evidence as possible within your application, as this is what the committee will use to base their decision on.

Scholarship Guide

Read your Scholarship Guide

Read your guide to find out more about scholarships. Inside you'll find tips for completing your scholarship application and can read advice from students who have been awarded scholarships.


Read your Scholarship Guide
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