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Impact Scholarships

Do you want to make a difference? Whether your aim is to make a positive impact on your local community or to change the whole world, your passion could pay off. We're offering a limited number of Impact Scholarships in 4 key areas to bright and ambitious students — read on to learn more.

The Community Scholarship

Will your degree help you to make a positive change in the world? Submit a 2-minute video or 400-word essay explaining how your chosen degree will make a positive impact on you or your community to apply for an award of up to £5,000 if you'll be studying in the UK, 
or up to $10,000 in the USA.

Availability: UK and US students. Awards of up to £5,000 or up to $10,000

Application deadline: 1 June 2022

The Women in STEM Scholarship

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, known together as STEM, are traditionally male-dominated fields. We'd like to help more women break into these areas, so we're offering scholarships of up to £5,000 in the UK or up to $10,000 in the USA to high-achieving female students who explain in a 400-word essay or 2-minute video why they want to pursue a degree in the STEM field.

Availability: UK and US students. Awards of up to £5,000 or up to $10,000

Application deadline: 1 June 2022

The Career Focus Scholarship

Making an impact isn't just about how you can change the world — it's about how the world can change you. That's why we're offering scholarships to students wishing to study our pathway course with internship in the UK. To apply, submit a 2-minute video or 400-word essay explaining how work experience will help you achieve your career goals.

Availability: UK students only. 50 awards covering the cost of the internship term (approximately £1,300)

Application deadline: 1 June 2022

The Sustainability Scholarship

To celebrate World Environment Day, we're giving scholarships of up to £5,000 for UK-based students or up to $10,000 to students in the USA, who wish to study a sustainability-related degree. To apply, record a 2-minute video or write a 400-word essay explaining what you understand by "sustainability" and the steps we need to take to preserve our planet, and how your degree supports this.

Availability: UK and US students. Awards of up to £5,000 or up to $10,000

Application deadline: 1 June 2022

Isolation financial support

Red list arrivals 
(quarantine hotel)
All Kaplan Pathway colleges not listed below£1,500
University of York International Pathway College£2,285
University of Bristol International Foundation Programme £2,285
2 weeks' free Kaplan-arranged accommodation
University of Birmingham foundation pathways
(on campus)
TBC
Engineering and Physical Sciences Foundation Certificate (University of Nottingham)£1,750
2 weeks' free Kaplan-arranged accommodation
Amber list arrivals 
(own accommodation)
All Kaplan Pathway colleges not listed below2 weeks free Kaplan-arranged accommodation
University of York International Pathway CollegeTravel Test Package costs covered (up to £210)
University of Bristol International Foundation Programme Travel Test Package costs covered
2 weeks' free Kaplan-arranged accommodation
University of Birmingham foundation pathways
(on campus)
10 days' free university accommodation
Engineering and Physical Sciences Foundation Certificate (University of Nottingham)Free isolation period University-arranged accommodation /
2 weeks' free
Kaplan-arranged accommodation

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Our UK university partners below will also offer additional generous scholarships of up to £3,000 to selected students. 

You do not need to apply separately to be considered for one of these awards, and you'll be notified if you've been selected for one at the same time as your pathway Impact Scholarship.

University scholarships

Sustainability
Career Focus

Community
Sustainability
Women in STEM
Career Focus

Sustainability
Women in STEM

Community
Sustainability
Women in STEM
Career Focus

Sustainability
Women in STEM

Community
Sustainability
Women in STEM
Career Focus

Community
Sustainability
Women in STEM
Career Focus

University progression scholarships may also be available. 

Read below to find out more.

University progression scholarships may also be available. 

Read below to find out more.

University progression scholarships may also be available. 

Read below to find out more.

University progression scholarships may also be available. 

Read below to find out more.

University progression scholarships are available in the following areas: