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University of Hull Merit Scholarship

2017 Entry 

The University of Hull is pleased to offer the Merit Scholarship, a non-repayable award worth £2,000 to UK/EU undergraduate students who have achieved 120 UCAS Tariff Points from three A Levels (not including General Studies) or equivalent*. Equivalent qualifications for EU students can be found here.

How is it paid?

In two equal instalments directly into your bank account, in October and February, during your first year of study.

How do I apply?

You will be automatically considered for this scholarship and do not need to apply directly to the University.

Eligibility

We regret that the following groups of students are not eligible to receive this award:

  • Part time students 
  • Students directly continuing from one course to another (for example from foundation degree onto the second or final year of an honours degree)
  • Students transferring in from another institution
  • Students undertaking a postgraduate qualification
  • Students from Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands or Isle of Man
  • Students whose fees are paid or part-paid through a sponsorship arrangement
  • Foundation Year students, or students progressing from a Foundation Year to an undergraduate degree 
  • Foundation Degree students
  • Students on programmes where admission is not administered exclusively by the University of Hull (e.g. programmes in HYMS)    

 

Students in receipt of the University of Hull Merit Scholarship cannot also receive the Achievement Scholarship or Studentship.

In case of student withdrawal, the University reserves the right to reclaim any portion of the award received to which you were not entitled.

* This relates to the new UCAS Tariff Points system which will be used from 1 September 2017.

2016 Entry 

The University of Hull is pleased to announce the Merit Scholarship, a non-repayable award worth £2,000 to UK/EU undergraduate students who have achieved results of 300 UCAS Tariff points from three A-Levels (excluding General Studies) or equivalent*.

How is it paid?

In two equal instalments directly into your bank account, on 31 October and 28 February, during your first year of study.

How do I apply?

You will be automatically considered for this scholarship and do not need to apply directly to the University.

Eligibility

We regret that the following groups of students are not eligible to receive this award:

  • Part time students 
  • Students directly continuing from one course to another (for example from foundation degree onto the second or final year of an honours degree)
  • Students transferring in from another institution
  • Students undertaking a postgraduate qualification
  • Students from Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands or Isle of Man
  • Students whose fees are paid or part-paid through a sponsorship arrangement
  • Students on courses funded by NHS
  • Foundation Year students, or students progressing from a Foundation Year to an undergraduate degree 
  • Foundation Degree students
  • Students on programmes where admission is not administered exclusively by the University of Hull (e.g. programmes in HYMS)    

 

Students in receipt of the University of Hull Merit Scholarship cannot also receive the Achievement ScholarshipExcellence Scholarship, or Studentship.

* Those entering with an Access to HE Diploma must have modules giving a minimum of 30 Distinction Credits and 15 Merit Credits all at Level 3.

University of Hull Merit Scholarship 2016-17 Policy

2015 Entry

The University of Hull is pleased to announce the Merit Scholarship, a non-repayable award worth £2,000 to UK/EU undergraduate students who have achieved results of 300 UCAS Tariff points from three A-Levels (excluding General Studies) or equivalent*.

How is it paid?

In two equal instalments directly into your bank account, on 31 October and 29 February, during your first year of study.

How do I apply?

You will be automatically considered for this scholarship and do not need to apply directly to the University.

Eligibility

We regret that the following groups of students are not eligible to receive this award:

  • Part time students 
  • Students directly continuing from one course to another (for example from foundation degree onto the second or final year of an honours degree)
  • Students transferring in from another institution
  • Students undertaking a postgraduate qualification
  • Students from Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands or Isle of Man
  • Students whose fees are paid or part-paid through a sponsorship arrangement
  • Students on courses funded by NHS
  • Foundation Year students, or students progressing from a Foundation Year to an undergraduate degree 
  • Foundation Degree students
  • Students on programmes where admission is not administered exclusively by the University of Hull (e.g. programmes in HYMS)    

 

Please note that students in receipt of the University of Hull Studentship or Excellence Scholarship cannot also receive the University of Hull Merit Scholarship.

In case of student withdrawal, the University reserves the right to reclaim any portion of the award received to which you were not entitled.

 

* Those entering with an Access to HE Diploma must have modules giving a minimum of 30 Distinction Credits and 15 Merit Credits all at Level 3. Those entering with a BTEC National Diploma must have a minimum grade of Distinction, Distinction, Merit from a single qualification of 18 Units, all at Level 3.

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