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Santander International Scholarships

The University of Lincoln are proud to be among more than 1,200 higher education institutions around the world who are part of the Santander Universities network. As a member, the University of Lincoln in conjunction with Santander Bank, are delighted to offer a range of funding for projects and initiatives including international scholarships, mobility awards and research grants.

The Santander Scholarship - Who is it for?

The University of Lincoln International Office are delighted to award four Santander International Scholarships to high achieving students from select countries. For 2018, the scholarships are designed to reward applicants who demonstrate high standards of academic excellence alongside personal and extracurricular endeavour.

For programmes commencing in September 2018, scholarship applications are invited from high achieving students from the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Ghana, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and the USA.

Scholarship Amount

The Santander International Scholarship is valued at £5,000 which will be deducted from tuition fees during the first year of enrolment.

Selection Criteria

In order to apply for this scholarship, prospective students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of one of the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Ghana, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or the USA.
  • Already hold a Conditional or Unconditional Offer from the University of Lincoln for a full time undergraduate or postgraduate taught course of study commencing in September 2018
  • Meet the English language requirements of their intended course of study – this typically ranges from IELTS 6.0 – 7.0 or equivalent

Please note that this scholarship is competitive and will only be awarded to candidates with the highest academic qualifications / demonstration of personal and extracurricular endeavour.

Application Process

In addition to meeting the above residency, academic and English language requirements, candidates must complete a Santander International Scholarship Application Form (PDF) and submit this to intscholarships@lincoln.ac.uk. It is important that we receive your application by 4pm (UK time) on Friday 1 June 2018.

Upon close of the scholarship deadline, a panel will meet to assess each scholarship application carefully and will endeavour to notify all candidates of a decision within 10 days of the application closing date.

Additional Information

As part of your scholarship award, there are certain International Scholarships Terms and Conditions (PDF) that you will need to meet.

Please note that University of Lincoln International Scholarships may be subject to change. The University of Lincoln reserves the right to amend the above scholarship provision without notice.

For further information, please contact the International Office: international@lincoln.ac.uk