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Hardship Funds

We understand that students can face wide a range of financial pressures and concerns while studying. Our hardship funds are here to help eligible students who need extra financial support to continue their course at King’s.

Read an overview of the available funds, to see which ones you are eligible to apply for, depending on your situation.


King's Emergency Hardship Fund

For students affected by the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.


Standard hardship funds

If you are experiencing financial difficulty you can apply to one of our standard hardship funds.


You will only ever be eligible for one of the following standard hardship funds:


Medical & Dental Hardship Funds

If you study Medicine or Dentistry, you may be eligible to apply to one of the following funds. Please only submit one hardship fund application.

To find out more about any of these hardship funds, please contact the Student Funding Office.



The College has tried to give students an early opportunity to begin their research of student funding. Although every effort has been made to ensure that information provided is both helpful to prospective candidates and accurate at the time of its publication, it is possible that some information may be outdated or superseded before the start of the 2021/22 academic year.



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