The Bank of England in partnership with Windsor Fellowship is launching a new Scholarship Programme for students from a Black or Mixed African/ Caribbean background who are currently living or studying in Greater London and planning to start a full-time undergraduate degree in Autumn 2015.
The Scholarship Programme will offer successful applicants:
Up to £33,000 to be used to support living costs during an undergraduate degree
Paid Internships at the Bank of England in the summer holidays between 1st and 2nd years and 2nd and 3rd years
Mentoring, Coaching and Support whilst at University
Eligibility and Application Criteria:
Be from a Black or Mixed African/ Caribbean background and currently living or studying in Greater London
Have a household income below £50,000 or in receipt of income-related benefits
Expected to secure at least 260 UCAS points and have 5 A*-C GCSEs including Mathematics and English
Have no restrictions on living/working in the UK
Further information on the Programme is available on the Windsor Fellowship website www.windsor-fellowship.org along with the on-line application form.
The deadline for receipt of applications is 19th March.