Scholarships & funding opportunities

Step into Science Awards

We are delighted to introduce the Step into Science Awards for undergraduate students. Successful applicants will receive £500 in their first year of study at the Faculty of Science, University of Strathclyde.

These scholarships are available to students as part of the Univeristy of Strathclyde's widening access initiative and you should check your eligibilty for the award.

  • Number of scholarships 20 scholarships will be available
  • Value £500
  • Opens 1 November 2018
  • Deadline 31 March 2019
  • Help with Living costs, Travel costs, Equipment and study costs


To be eligible for consideration for an award, candidates must be holding a conditional/unconditional offer of admission to an undergraduate degree course at the Faculty of Science, University of Strathclyde and:

  • be from an area where the applicants postcode falls within the Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) classification MD20 Q1 or MD40 Q2; or
  • be Care Experienced