Study Abroad Scholarships

Please look at the information provided for students from your own country to see the scholarships that may be available to you.

The scholarship application process is very competitive, and you should be careful and thorough when filling out your application to give yourself the best possible advantage. To increase your chances of being awarded a scholarship, see this document for our tips.

Sellappah Scholarships

A Sellappah Scholarship is available to students from Malaysia, accepted on to an undergraduate degree programme at Newcastle University. Three awards of £1,000 for the first year of study are available. One award will be made for each of the three Faculties – Medical Sciences, Science, Agriculture and Engineering, and Humanities and Social Sciences.

To be eligible for this award you must:

  • be an undergraduate applicant and a Malaysian national, entering the university from Malaysia,
  • have been offered a place to study at Newcastle University,
  • be able to demonstrate financial need for the award.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 30th June 2017.

How to apply

Please complete the application form electronically and submit it to scholarship.applications@ncl.ac.uk.

Napolitano Scholarship

The purpose of the scholarship is to promote Anglo-American Relations. It is offered to one student currently studying in the United States, who wishes to undertake any of the University’s five study abroad strands including Pre-Medical, Arts and Humanities, Science, Agriculture and Engineering; Business and Finance; Psychology and Biomedical Sciences.

The scholarship is offered for one year and worth £3,000 or £1,500 for students who are studying at Newcastle University for one semester only. The scholarship will be payable towards living expenses.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 30th June 2017.

How to apply

Please complete the application form electronically and submit it to scholarship.applications@ncl.ac.uk.

Canadian Gateway to Newcastle Scholarship

The Canadian Gateway to Newcastle Scholarships are offered each year through competitive application, to Canadian students undertaking any of the University’s undergraduate programmes or five study abroad strands including Pre-Medical, Arts and Humanities, Science, Agriculture and Engineering; Business and Finance; Psychology and Biomedical Sciences.

Each Scholarship is offered for a semester and is worth £1,500 and will be payable towards living expenses.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 30th June 2017.

How to apply

Please complete the application form electronically and submit it to scholarship.applications@ncl.ac.uk.