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Doo Bursary 2021-22

King’s College London are pleased to offer five new Doo Bursaries worth £3,000 each for new entrants in 2021-22.

What is the Doo Bursary?

The Doo Bursary was established in 2021 by the Doo Group to provide assistance to first year 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 Doo Bursary will support 5 first-year students who are undertaking their first undergraduate degree with a £3,000 cash bursary over three years so that students are able to focus on their education during their course. Bursaries will be awarded based on financial circumstances, a personal statement and a reference from personal/course tutor.

Five scholarships will be available each year for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 academic years. Students will receive £1,000 annually for three years, the total value of each bursary being £3,000, to support students with living expenses. 

 

Am I eligible to apply?

Applicants must fit all of the following criteria: 

  • New first year student starting in Sept in 2021.

  • Undertaking your first degree.

  • Supply documentary evidence of financial circumstances with application.

  • Provide a reference from personal/course tutor and a personal statement of circumstance.

  • Home students must have given 'consent to share' your household income data with King's to Student Finance England (SFE)

  • Home students must be in receipt of their maximum entitlement to student loan for maintenance, with a household income must be £50k or less; Students not taking loans for religious reasons should refer to the following page.

  • Donors give to King’s because they are genuinely interested in learning about you and want to know that they are making a real difference in the lives of students.If awarded this bursary, you must submit an annual update to you donor, which the Donor Relations and Stewardship team at King’s will contact you for. By submitting this application, you are agreeing to this requirement. There may also be opportunities to meet your donor in person. 

 

How do I apply?

Applications are available here.

Applications must be submitted by 5pm Fri 19 November 2021.

 

Where can I get further information?

To find out more about alternative scholarships and bursaries at King’s, please contact the Student Funding Office.

 


Disclaimer

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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