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Dr Angela Scott Medical Award 2021-22

Applications are invited from all full-time home fee status first year Medical Degree (5 yr MBBS programme) AND second year Extended Medical Degree (6 yr MBBS programme) students.

What is the Angela Scott Medical Award?

This Award was established in 2008 by Dr Angela Scott, an alumna of the Medical School at King’s, to provide ongoing assistance to medical students who are facing financial difficulty.

The award is aimed at relieving hardship to give students the opportunity to pursue a rounded educational experience, both within and beyond their studies.

The award supports two medical students with £1,100 per year for the duration of their 5 year MBBS study, or years 2-6 of their extended degree study. There are two awards available each year.

Please note that you will not be eligible for a payment in years that you are repeating, resitting, interrupting or intercalating. If you transfer to another course or withdraw, you will cease to be eligible for any outstanding payments.


Am I eligible to apply?

Applications are invited from all full-time ‘home’ fee status:

  • first year MBBS (5 yr programme) or
  • second year Extended MBBS (6 yr programme) students, who are in receipt of a King’s Living Bursary.

A committee comprising of Dr Angela Scott and senior staff from the School of Medical Education will select successful candidates.


How do I apply?

You can apply online through King's Student Portal now. 

Once you have logged in, find the ‘My Fund Application’ box and select 'click here to view your funding options'.

Please ensure that you read the guidance notes carefully before completing the application form. You will need to supply documentary evidence of your financial circumstances with your application. If these are not supplied, your application will not be considered.

You will also need to provide a reference from your personal/course tutor and a personal statement of circumstance.


The deadline for receiving application forms and supporting documents is 5pm Fri 14 Oct 2022.


When will I know the outcome of my application?

Provided your application form has been accurately completed and the appropriate documentary evidence supplied, you will be notified of the decision by 1 Dec 2022.


Where can I get further information?

To find out more about the bursary scheme, 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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