Current international student funding table

This page lists funding opportunities for current University of Sheffield overseas students.

If you are a prospective overseas student applying to the University then you may want to consider the opportunities listed on our prospective international funding page.

Click on the link for each award for current students to find out more.

Accommodation Guarantor Scheme

The University will act as a guarantor for current international students.

Accommodation Guarantor Scheme

Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund

Canadian students currently enrolled on a full-time, multi-year (2 years or more) postgraduate programme at a UK University.

Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund

Churches Hardship Fund

To assist full-time international students, irrespective of their race, gender or religion, who are facing unexpected financial problems during the final stages of their course.

Churches Hardship Fund

Student Finance for EU students

Funding from the UK government for EU students.

EU Student Finance

Financial Support from the University

Information about the funds available from the University for students facing higher than expected costs.

Financial Support

Gilchrist Educational Trust

The Gilchrist Educational Trust

Gilchrist Educational Trust

Global Study Awards

£10,000 awards for international students who are starting their course and have taken an IELTS exam.

Global Study Awards

Mountbatten Memorial Grant

Funds for overseas students from the Commonwealth who have encountered unforeseen financial difficulty during, or towards the end, of their final year of study.

Mountbatten Memorial Grant

Other external funding bodies

This lists external organisations offering funding for postgraduate study. The University is not involved in the selection and award of these scholarships and applications should be made directly to the relevant funding body.

Other external funding bodies

Uniaid Student Calculator

A budgeting tool to help overseas students manage their money. 

Uniaid Student Calculator

US Loans

US Federal Loans Program.

US Loans