2023 London South Bank University International Undergraduate Study Grants in the UK

Closing Dates: August 24, 2022

Great news! For the 20222023 academic year, London South Bank University is pleased to announce the Chancerygate Foundation Scholarship for African and Caribbean Students. Applications for the program are currently being accepted from both new and current international students.

Those who have African or Caribbean ancestry and wish to enroll in certain undergraduate surveying programs leading to accreditation by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) are eligible for this scholarship opportunity. It will inspire qualified students to overcome obstacles and build long-term careers in the real estate industry.

About London South Bank University

The Borough Polytechnic Institute was originally founded in 1892 and was known as London South Bank University. London’s Elephant and Castle is home to the LSBU. Through hands-on education and insight, LSBU strives to impact the lives of people, communities, businesses and society as a whole. London South Bank University is ranked 801st in the world by Times Higher Education.

Additionally, LSBU strives to provide the best opportunities and educational opportunities for its students. This means we provide our students with the credentials, know-how and skills they need to do their jobs. We want to be known as a model organization for excellent practice-based learning and to support the growth of qualified graduates who are ready to tackle social and entrepreneurial issues.

Selection criterion:

  • They identify with an African and Caribbean background.
  • Your household income is less than £25,000 per year.
  • You are under 26 years old when you start your studies.
  • You are the first generation in your family to achieve higher education.
  • They self-identify as disabled or have a specific learning difference.
  • You have spent time in foster care in the UK, have been placed in foster care or are estranged from your family.
  • Social services recognize you as a young adult.
  • You enter higher education with a BTEC as your main qualification.
  • You are of legal age (at least 21 years old on September 1 before the start of your studies) and do not currently have a bachelor’s degree.

Preferred countries:

Applications are open to students from the Caribbean and Africa.

Application benefits:

  • Student beneficiaries receive £10,000 a year towards living expenses and access to real work experience opportunities in the industry.
  • For students in a multi-year course, the scholarship is paid every academic year, with the exception of students completing an internship year.
  • Scholarship recipients will receive their scholarship in two equal installments of £5,000.
  • Continued receipt of the scholarship is conditional on students entering the next academic year.

Application method:

Applicable subjects:

The university offers a BSc in building surveying or a BSc in quantitative surveying as an undergraduate course.

Required Documents

All of the following supporting information must be part of your application (we cannot accept separate supporting documents via email).

  • Personal statement (maximum 250 words per question)
  • Your past strengths and achievements. It can include academic as well as personal achievements.
  • What do you wish for after completing your studies?
  • How and why does financial support affect you and your studies?

Admission criteria:

  • Applicants must meet the merit criteria and other additional ones Requirement.
  • Applicants are obliged to check and comply with the English language requirements of your chosen university.