Sanctuary scholarships are awarded to postgraduate, access and undergraduate students who are in the UK and have applied for asylum or are staying in the UK as refugees or on humanitarian grounds.
Undergraduate, Postgraduate (taught)
Number of awards
Value of awards
Eligibility and availability
Applications will be considered from potential students who:
- are already in the UK; and
- have applied for a place on an undergraduate, postgraduate taught or access programme at the University of Stirling for 2023-2024; and
- have an official Home Office status that is one of the following:
- asylum seeker;
- humanitarian protection with forced migration background;
- limited leave to remain with forced migration background;
- discretionary leave to remain with forced migration.
Housing costs are not covered by the scholarship, and applicants must live within a commutable distance of the university at the point of application.
Ukrainian students who are resident in Scotland under Homes for Ukraine, the Ukraine Family Scheme, or the Ukraine Extension Scheme may be eligible for funding from Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) as Home students.