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University of Kent

Kent Access to HE Ambition Scholarship

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2000 GBP
United Kingdom
31 Aug 2024
Application deadline


University of Kent stands for ambition, with their diverse community of staff and students committed to making a difference at regional, national and global level. It’s something they’re very proud of.


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



£2,000 per annum

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The Kent Access to HE Ambition Scholarship extends their support to students who undertook an Access to HE Diploma at the University of Kent, or at one of the University’s Partner Colleges. 

Kent Access to HE Ambition Scholarship holders will be invited to join the Kent Ambition Scholars Programme.  As part of this programme, you will receive targeted support throughout your student journey and encouraged to develop your employability skills by being invited to apply to different opportunities within the University, such as becoming a Student Ambassador.

Applicable programmes


£2,000 per annum for each year of study (subject to satisfactory academic progress).  For a maximum of 4 years.

Number of scholarships available: 10


You can apply for the Kent Access to HE Ambition Scholarship if you fulfil the following criteria:

  • You have completed* or are in the process of completing an Access to HE Diploma at:
    • University of Kent
    • Mid Kent College
    • West Kent College
    • EKC Group
    • Canterbury College
    • Ashford College
  • You are a UK student.
  • You have applied to the University of Kent for a full-time or part-time undergraduate programme.
  • You must have made a firm acceptance of an offer made to you by the University before the 31 August 2024 application deadline in the year of entry.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom



Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

31 Aug 2024

The deadline to apply for the Kent Access to HE Ambition Scholarship is 31st August 2024.  Applicants must also firmly accept an offer from the University of Kent before the 31st August 2024 deadline.

Please follow the link below to apply:

Kent Access to HE Ambition Scholarship Application Form

You will be asked to complete a short application form, as well as submitting a statement outlining how the scholarship would benefit you during your time at Kent.

Please note: if you are deferring entry to the University, you will need to apply by the deadline in your year of entry to the University, subject to this scholarship being available at that time.

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