The Sara and Nigel Tozzi Scholarship for 2017

About the Scholarship

The Sara and Nigel Tozzi Scholarship is for a top performing student who receives an offer for an undergraduate programme of study from the University of Exeter (Streatham, St Luke’s or Penryn Campus).  The Scholarship is open to students who make the University of Exeter their first choice, are able to present a demonstrable commitment to their chosen subject of study and an involvement in voluntary/entrepreneurial activities. Preference will be given to those applicants who can demonstrate no previous parental experience of Higher Education

Notes for the Guidance of Applicants

1.  Applicants must have accepted an offer for a full-time undergraduate course at the University of Exeter (Streatham, St Luke’s or Penryn campus). The offer holder must have made Exeter his/her Firm Acceptance choice of university.

2.  Applicants must be able to demonstrate at the time of application:

a)    strong academic performance

b)    commitment to their subject of study

c)     involvement in voluntary or entrepreneurial activities

d)     no independent means or other source of funding (other than student loans)

e)     (preferred) no parental experience of Higher Education

3.  The value of the Scholarship is £6,000 per annum renewable annually (for a period of three years only*) subject to satisfactory academic performance at the University of Exeter.

*this means that a student on a four or five year undergraduate courses would receive funding for the first three years of their course only.

4.  The awarding of the Sara and Nigel Tozzi Scholarship is independent of any additional financial support students might be entitled to through the University’s bursary schemes or government grants and loans (means-tested household income may be considered).

5.  Applications will be informed of the outcome of their application by email during June 2017. The awarding of the Scholarship will be provisional on the student achieving the terms of his/her offer.

How to apply

If you wish to be considered for the Sara and Nigel Tozzi Scholarship please complete and return the The Tozzi Scholarship Application Form (2017 entry) and supporting statement:

By email:

The deadline for submission of this application is 12 June 2017

Please note: The information provided in this application will be treated as confidential, but may be shared with the members of the Sara and Nigel Tozzi Scholarship selection panel, including the scholarship donor.