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Sanctuary Scholarship

If you are looking for more information on the Ukraine Sanctuary Scholarships for 2023-24, please click here

The Sanctuary Scholarships are available for new Undergraduate and new Postgraduate Taught (PGT) students, starting September 2023.  Our Sanctuary Scholarship supports 2 students per year who are seeking sanctuary in the UK, 1 Undergraduate and 1 Postgraduate. 

The University of Southampton will.  

Applicants for the Sanctuary Scholarship will need to: 

*Please note: Spouses/civil partners must have been the spouse/civil partner on the date on which the asylum application was made. Children/stepchildren must have been aged under 18 on the date on which the asylum application was made.

Preference will be given to students who meet the following*. 

*We will still consider application forms from students who do not meet the preference criteria. 

How to apply for 2023-24 

Once you have received an offer from the University of Southampton you can download and complete the application form, linked below.  

Please also find below the terms and conditions document. If you have any questions, please raise them with the University Sanctuary Coordinator before submitting your application from.  

When submitting your application please send it to, it must include the following.  

Please note that courses taking 4 years for UG and 2 years + for PG are excluded from the Sanctuary Scholarship. We can only accept students studying a 3 year UG programme or 1 year PG programme.  

To apply for one of our courses please apply through UCAS, the deadline for applications will be, 25th January 2023 at 6pm.

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