2022-2023 UK International Undergraduate Excellence Award -FULLY FUNDED

2022-2023 UK International Undergraduate Excellence Award

Closing Dates:

  • The application closing date for this scholarship is Friday 22 April 2022 Midnight (UK time).

Hurry now! Apply for the 2022-2023 the UK International Undergraduate Excellence Award. Our scholarships support high-achieving scholars from around the world who can put their Nottingham degree to great use in their careers.

Each awards covers a contribution towards tuition fees in the first year of an undergraduate degree programme at Nottingham.

Eligibility for 2022-2023 UK International Undergraduate Excellence Award

To apply for this scholarship, you must:

  • be currently studying high school or college level qualifications within the UK
  • be classed as an ‘overseas’ student for tuition fee purposes
  • hold an offer to begin any full-time undergraduate degree programme at the University of Nottingham in September 2022

How to apply

You must apply for an undergraduate degree course at the University of Nottingham and receive an offer of study before you can apply for this scholarship.

Search for courses and find out how to apply through UCAS.

Applying through UCAS

If you’re applying for a full-time undergraduate degree course (even if you already hold a degree), you must apply through UCAS. Information about applying is available on the UCAS website, or from your school, college or local careers centre.

Please note that UCAS dates are subject to change. For the latest dates and more information about applying through UCAS, keep checking their website.

Completing your UCAS application

Please ensure that all sections of the UCAS application form are completed and that all the information (including details of past and future qualifications) is correct. Failure to do so may result in delayed decisions or offers being rescinded.    

Your UCAS application will ask you for a campus code. You will only need to complete this if your course is available at more than one campus (nursing, for example).

Making your UCAS application stand out

The following things will help you make your application stand out:

  • Academic ability and potential, as shown by your GCSE results (or equivalent) and predicted or achieved grades
  • Strong reasons for choosing the course at Nottingham and motivation to study a particular discipline
  • Related work or voluntary experience showing commitment to a chosen career (particularly important for courses with a vocational aspect)
  • Extracurricular activities, achievements and interests

Once you have received your offer, you can apply for this scholarship through the scholarships section of MyNottingham. Applications will close at midnight (UK time) on Friday 22 April 2022.

In your application, you will be asked about your achievements, study plans and reasons for choosing to study with us. Make sure you have enough time to prepare strong answers. We will assess your responses and academic merit when making scholarship decisions.

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Scholarship criteria

You do not need to respond to your offer in UCAS before submitting your application for this scholarship. However, awards will only be made to students who firmly accept their offer to study with us in UCAS. 

Scholarships will be awarded after assessing all scholarship applications. We will contact you in early June 2022 to confirm the outcome of your application.

This award cannot be combined with another University of Nottingham regional scholarship or an International Sporting Excellence Award.

However, you may also be able to receive a subject scholarship from your academic school, a sports scholarship package, or an external scholarship from your country, where the combined total does not exceed 100% of tuition fees.

If you are awarded this scholarship, it will be deducted from the tuition fees charged to you as a student at the University of Nottingham. We will not pay tuition fee scholarships to you directly.


We’re offering scholarships for high-achieving international students who have studied in the UK, covering £2,000 towards tuition fees in the first year of your degree course.

Location: University of Nottingham, UK