Presidential Scholarships for Black Students
Our new Presidential Scholarships for Black Students provide a package of financial and mentoring support for students applying for undergraduate study in autumn 2022.
One Presidential Scholarship is available in each Faculty (Engineering, Medicine and Natural Sciences) for Black undergraduate applicants who:
What does the scholarship cover?
Each scholarship covers:
- the full cost of tuition for the duration of your course
- mentoring support
The scholarships are paid on top of any other financial support you may also be eligible for. This includes:
Who is eligible?
To meet the eligibility criteria for a Presidential Scholarship for Black Students, you must be in one of the following ethnic categories (or their equivalent in the respective application systems):
- Black – African
- Black – Caribbean
- Black – Other
- Mixed – White and Black African
- Mixed White and Black Caribbean
- Other Mixed background – including Black African, Black Caribbean or Other Black background
You must also qualify for our contextual admissions schemes.
How to apply
To apply for a Presidential Scholarship for Black Students, you need to:
- Apply for one of our 2022 entry undergraduate courses – by 15 October 2021 if you’re applying for our MBBS Medicine course, or by 26 January if you’re applying for any other courses. Unsure of how to apply? See our step-by-step guide
- Receive an offer of a place for 2022 entry
- Firmly accept the offer by the relevant deadline
- Complete our Presidential Scholarships application form – this will go live on this page in November 2021. Register your interest and we'll email you when it's available, as well as about other opportunities for Black students at Imperial