Unite Foundation Scholarship Scheme

Unite Foundation Scholarship Scheme

Unite Foundation scholarships award care leaver or care experienced and estranged students’ free purpose- built Unite Students accommodation for a maximum three years of study.

Awarding Body
Unite Foundation
Free student accommodation and bills for 365 days
1 June 2022


The scholarship gives care leaver or care experienced and estranged students a free student bedroom in a purpose built Unite Students building for a maximum of 3 years of your university life.

No rent, no bills, 365 days a year for up to 3 years of eligible study. 

For further details or questions, please contact the ACCESS RGU team who can help you with any queries


Eligible Countries of Residence

  • England
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Wales

Eligible Courses

Course Level

  • Undergraduate

Mode of Attendance

  • On Campus

Mode of Study

  • Full Time

Subject Area

  • All Subjects

Other Requirements

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Care leaver or care experienced and estranged student status
  • Aged 25 or under on 1 September 2022
  • Undertaking first and only course of undergraduate study
  • Studying at, or holding a firm choice offer from RGU
  • UK home fee status student
  • In receipt of, or applying for, student finance or NHS funding for day to day living costs, reflecting care leaver/care experienced/estranged student status.

How to Apply

Complete the online application form or find out more about the scholarship:


Application Timeline
  • March – May 2022 - students confirm their first choice university via UCAS and apply for the Unite Scholarship online.
  • 1 June 2022 - Final date for submission.
  • 4 July 2022 - Confirmation of award communicated directly to student applicants.

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