Global Scholars

As part of our Sheffield Scholars programme there is a special scholarship on offer to prospective and current UK/EU

The scholarship covers...

A return air fare as well as tuition and accommodation fees at one of our overseas summer school partner universities.

Who is eligible?

Prospective Students

You apply for the scholarship before you begin your studies at Sheffield

Available to those who achieve A*AA grades at A Level (or equivalent) or higher. You can apply with lower predicted grades but you must achieve the above or higher to receive the scholarship. If your qualifications are from before 2010 then we'll accept AAA at A Level.

Current Students

You will be invited to apply for the scholarship (if you are eligible) in October.

Available to current non-final year UK undergraduate students who are in receipt of a University bursary.



  • Applicable for courses across all faculties

  • 60 awards on offer in each application cycle

  • The summer school will be at one of our partner universities in selected countries

  • Summer schools are not necessarily subject specific

More detailed information on conditions and restrictions can be found on the specific scholarship pages.

What do others say?

Those who have taken part in a summer school previously have shared their experience in our student profiles.

Frequently asked questions

FAQs for Global Scholars can be found here.