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Scholarships for student nurses

We are willing to provide financial assistance by way of a scholarship to support mature students (25 years and over) living in the Guildford and surrounding areas who want to study Adult, Mental Health or Children's Nursing or Midwifery at the University of Surrey. The Scholarship is worth £3,000 each year of study up to a total of £9,000. All applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Mature students (25 years and over)
  • Applying to study on one of the following courses at the University of Surrey:
    • Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Mental Health Nursing) BSc (Hons)
    • Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Adult Nursing) BSc (Hons)
    • Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Children's Nursing) BSc (Hons)
    • Midwifery (Registered Midwife) BSc (Hons)
    • PGDip Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse - Adult Nursing)
    • PGDip Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse - Mental Health)
  • Been living in the Guildford and surrounding areas for at least three years
  • Require financial assistance to be able to pursue a career in nursing

Applications are invited for September 2021 and also for September 2022

Application Process

Please complete the attached application form, which will be considered along with the standard University application form. All applications will be reviewed by the relevant academic staff with involvement from Ted Adams Trust before a decision is made on who to award the scholarship(s) to.

Successful applicants will be notified by the end of June of the year they are applying for, with the first scholarship payment being received in their first semester (October) subject to them being accepted onto the course, registering and starting the course.

Feedback from the applicant on the outcomes and benefits of the scholarship is appreciated.

The completed application should be e-mailed to by the 31st March 2021.