First Year Undergraduate Scholarships 2019
If you are planning to enrol in an undergraduate degree then there are a wide range of scholarships you can apply for.
How do I apply for a scholarship?
- Applications are now open - You will first need to register for a myUC account which will allow you to login to the online portal.
- You can then apply here.
- When you have a myUC account you should login as a UC applicant NOT Non-UC. You should log in on this screen –
- Applications must be submitted by 11.59pm on 15 August 2018
- Referees will also be invited to submit their references through the online system. You are encouraged to request references early on in the application period.
What if I am going on a gap year?
If you are planning to take a gap year, you should check whether the scholarship application must be submitted this year or next.
Tips on Applying for Scholarships
- Read the regulations
They tell you what the Selection Committee will be looking for and whether you are eligible.
Start your application early
You can save and come back to it later if you need to do more research.
Talk to your referees
It is important they know to expect a request from UC (which will have a deadline).
Submit your application by the deadline
This date is not flexible.
Scholarships are highly competitive, so make the most of the word limit in open ended questions. This is an opportunity to tell us why you deserve the scholarship.
Apply for all scholarships you are eligible for
Many scholarships allow you to hold more than one at a time.