Applications for the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Scholarship are open to undergraduate students studying abroad in 2017/18 who meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • You must be undertaking a full academic year of study abroad at an international partner university.  Students studying abroad via the Erasmus scheme are not eligible.
  • You must be in receipt of the Access to Exeter Bursary.
  • You must have achieved an average 65% or better in first year assessments, if you are studying abroad in the second year of your degree; or 65% or better in first and second year assessments, if you are studying abroad in the third year of your degree.
  • You must be willing, during your year abroad, to produce a report, video diary, blog, photo archive or other record to be shared with the student community at Exeter.
  • Students studying abroad in their home country will NOT be eligible for the scholarship.

    Application deadline - Friday 30th June 2017

BUTEX is now accepting applications for its UK Scholarship Programme 2017!

The Scholarship is open to all undergraduate students who are affiliated to a BUTEX institution.  You may be affiliated as an incoming or an outgoing study abroad student.  To be eligible to apply:

You must have been offered a study abroad or exchange place which is not eligible for an ERASMUS grant
Your study abroad or exchange placement must be for the UK academic year 2017 /2018 (i.e. your studies should fall between  September 2017 and August 2018)  
Your place must be for a minimum of one semester.

The value of each scholarship is £500 and will be paid to the winners once they have arrived and registered at their host university 
For further details of how to apply for this scholarship please link to:

The deadline for all applications is 15 June 2017

The Bessie Rook Memorial Travel Scholarships are awarded to students who will be studying abroad in Germany and/or French speaking countries.  The the most up-to-date information please see:

The Languages for World Peace and Understanding Scholarship is worth £500 and is awarded each year to a student who will be undertaking a study abroad year in a Spanish/ or French speaking country, for the most up-to-date information see:

Holiday Lettings are offering a UK student a £500 scholarship towards studying abroad in 2017!  The winning student can put the money towards tuition fees, accommodation or travel costs to make their trip abroad easier and evern more enjoyable.

Want to enter?

Simply write a 500 word article about where in the world you’ve chosen to study and why.

We’ll judge the entries on their content, style and creativity. As well as winning the £500 scholarship, the winning article will be published on our website, which attracts an audience of around 7 million visits per month, and promoted on our social channels to over 250K followers!

Entries should include…

  • Your name
  • The name of the university / college / higher education institution you currently attend
  • Postal and email addresses
  • Documentation to show enrollment in a programme of study abroad

 Email your entry to The deadline for applications is Monday 14th August, 2017 and entries are limited to one per student.

Am I eligible?

If you’re over 18 and a full-time UK college or university student enrolled in a current or upcoming programme of study abroad, then you can enter.

The small print

Dying to know the nitty gritty? The full Terms & Conditions are available here.

Need inspiration?

Love the idea of studying abroad but not sure where to start? Check out our blog post on historic university towns around the world for a little inspiration.

Think of the world as your favourite book: if you don’t travel, you’d never get past the first chapter.

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) offers scholarship for qualified international students who are accepted by a Japanese university, graduate school, junior college, college of technology (3rd grade or upper) or professional training college (hereinafter referred to as “Japanese school”) under a student exchange agreement or other student exchange arrangement on a short-term basis from 8 days to one year between Japanese school and their home higher educational institution outside Japan (hereinafter referred to as “home school”).

For the 2016-17 academic year a monthly stipend of JPY 80,000 is available.  (Please check the JASSO website for updates on scholarships available in 2017-18)

We currently have six different Generation UK – China scholarships available for UK final year students or recent graduates. These provide generous funding covering fees and a small stipend for students to study in China for a semester or year. Courses include Chinese at beginner to advanced level, International Relations, Finance and Law.  


More details can be found on the British Council website.


The deadline for all applications is 10 April 2017

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