Scholarship overview

  • Degree level


  • Value

    £10,000 per academic year

  • Number of awards


  • Academic year


  • Tuition fee status


  • Mode of study

    Full time

  • Available to

    Continuing students

  • Application deadline

    25/08/2023 Closed

  • Additional information

    Scholarship page

  • Available to applicants in the following departments

    • Aeronautics
    • Bioengineering
    • Central Biomedical Services (CBS)
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Chemistry
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • Computing
    • Department of Life Sciences (Silwood Park)
    • Design Engineering
    • Earth Science and Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    • Life Sciences
    • Materials
    • Mathematics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Physics

Eligibility criteria

  • Have been assessed with Home fee status
  • Entering 2nd year or beyond in any undergraduate degree programme at Imperial, excluding MBBS programme.
  • Have demonstrated financial need (household income of less than £60,000 as confirmed by Student Finance England (SFE) or equivalent funding authority for the 2023-24 academic year)
  • Be from an underrepresented community. For the purpose of this scholarship these are: women studying in a field where women are underrepresented in the UK; Black, Asian or other ethnic minority group; students with a disability; LGBTQ+ community; parents did not attend university (first-generation student)
  • Have good academic standing
  • Demonstrate an interest to work in healthcare

Application process

1. Complete the online application form by 25 August 2023

2. Applicants who meet all of the eligibility criteria may be selected for interview by Sanofi. Applicants invited for interview shall find out by 7 September 2023.

3. Shortlisted applicants interviewed by Sanofi between 11 - 20 September 2023.

Decisions will be communicated soon after 21 September 2023

Additional information

The Scholarship award is £10,000 per academic year, for the duration of the programme of study approved for the Scholarship.  The award is to pay for tuition, living expenses, and other expenses such as books or fees directly related to the programme of study. The renewal each year is subject to the students still being enrolled in his/her original course of study and maintaining good academic standing, as well as engaging in Sanofi A Million Conversations training and mentorship program.

The applicants will be notified via email no later than end of 7 September 2023 of the result of their application. If you have not heard from us or Sanofi by this date, please assume you have been unsuccessful in your application.

An introductory meeting for Sanofi scholars will be held 25 September or 2 October 2023.



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