The University of Brighton has been working in partnership with Santander bank since 2009. The Santander Universities partnership connects us with the global Santander Universities community, comprising just under 1,200 institutions in 22 countries.
One aspect of this collaboration offers University of Brighton students the opportunity to apply of one of the Santander scholarship schemes detailed below. Please read on for more information and the all important application closing dates. Good luck!
Santander Explorer programme – free online programme to validate early stage ideas and teach entrepreneurial skills. Closes 1st September but another due to open 12th October-12th December.
Santander X UK Awards – national awards supporting university startups and wider business community. Closes 13th September.
Research Grants – offering 50 awards of £1,000 to postgraduate students and university staff conducting research to support any research related costs. Closes 12th October. This is the first time we have done this so really keen to see how we can spread the word given this is a pilot programme and I’m keen to ensure we run again in 2024.
£100k Summer Giveaway – offering 200 awards of £500 to UK university students to help with costs starting or returning to university. Closes 31st October
If you want to talk to the Student Advice team about budgeting, money management, additional grants and hardship funding, just give us a ring on 01273 642888. Phone lines are open 9.30 – 4.30pm Monday to Friday. We can also offer in person and MS Teams appointments.