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International Baccalaureate Excellence Scholarship

2019-20 entry

If you're starting at Essex in 2019 and achieve academic excellence in your International Baccalaureate, we will offer you a scholarship of £2,000 for your first year.

Eligibility

You must meet all of the following conditions:

  • have received an offer of admission for entry to the University of Essex for 2019
  • register for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Essex with first enrolment in 2019-20
  • be in your first year of study at the University at the start of the award
  • have obtained 34 points or more in the International Baccalaureate

Students who aren't eligible

You are not eligible for the award, even if you meet the criteria above, if you fall into any of the following categories:

  • you are on a Higher/Degree Apprenticeship course
  • your course is at East 15 Acting School
  • you are directly continuing from one course to another (for example, from foundation degree or HND on to the final year of an honours degree)
  • you are transferring into the second year from another UK higher education institution

Full details

If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.

How to apply

You don't need to complete an application form. If you meet all the eligibility criteria above you will automatically be awarded the International Baccalaureate Excellence Scholarship and will be notified by the end of August 2019.