George Major Bursaries

Level of Study

Postgraduate (Research)
Postgraduate (Taught)

Fees Status


Mode of Study


Application Required


George Major Bursaries aims to provide bursaries for students with disabilities.

Bursary Amount

The bursary is a set amount of £1,000 paid to eligible students.

Selection Criteria

The bursaries will be used to support students who have a life-long illness (see indicative list below although this is not exhaustive) where additional financial support could be used to help a student enjoy a better quality of life and have access to all aspects of their students experience.

  • Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • HIV
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Neurodegenerative disease (i.e. multiple sclerosis)
  • Genetic conditions
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Renal disease

How to Apply

The bursaries will be administered by Student Services, who can be contacted by emailing

Additional Information

Further information regarding this scholarship can be found within the Terms and Conditions for the University's Bursaries and Scholarships (PDF).