Scholarship overview

  • Degree level


  • Value

    £50,000 towards tuition fees and living costs

  • Number of awards


  • Academic year


  • Tuition fee status

    Home, Overseas

  • Mode of study

    Full time

  • Available to

    Prospective students

  • Application deadline

    05/04/2024 Closed

  • Additional information

    Scholarship page

  • Available to applicants in the following departments

    • Aeronautics
    • Bioengineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Chemistry
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • Computing
    • Design Engineering
    • Earth Science and Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    • Life Sciences
    • Materials
    • Mathematics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Physics
    • School of Medicine

Eligibility criteria

The scholarship shall be available to full-time undergraduate students demonstrating exceptional academic merit and/or potential commencing a three-year course of study within the Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Engineering or Faculty of Natural Sciences in autumn 2024, and who are:
  • ordinarily resident in Bulgaria; and/or
  • able to demonstrate a significant connection to Bulgaria

A significant connection to Bulgaria may be demonstrated by one or more of criteria including:

  • having a parent or grandparent with Bulgarian citizenship
  • having lived in Bulgaria for three or more months
  • being able to speak Bulgarian
  • being married to or in a long-term partnership with a Bulgarian citizen who has lived in Bulgaria for at least six months
  • having worked for more than 6 months for a company or institution located or headquartered in Bulgaria
  • having invested £5,000 or more in a Bulgarian company

The value of the scholarship is up to £50,000. This shall be applied towards tuition fees, with any remaining funds paid to the scholar as a maintenance stipend up to cost of living in London figures.

Please note: This scholarship is not available to continuing students.

Application process

1. You must have received an offer to study at College by 5 April 2024

2. Complete the application form below by 5 April 2024:

Scholarship Application Form

3. Shortlisted candidates may be asked to provide evidence supporting their eligibility for the scholarship.

4. The successful applicant will be notified by 31 July 2024



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