Search our site
Search our site

Article 26 project

Kingston University supports the Helena Kennedy Foundation's Article 26 project to promote access to higher education for people who have fled persecution and sought asylum in the UK.

Sanctuary awards for students seeking asylum

We currently offer:

  • four full fee-remitted places each year to successful applicants;
  • an annual £3,000 bursary to support students with living costs;
  • a place on our Compact Scheme; and
  • a designated member of staff to provide support, guidance and opportunities throughout their studies.

To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • an asylum seeker or the partner / dependant of an asylum seeker; or
  • an asylum seeker who has been granted Discretionary Leave to Remain (DLR) or some other form of temporary status.

The applicant must have submitted an application to study at Kingston University for the forthcoming academic year, and been made a conditional / unconditional offer.

How to apply for 2017/18 entry

Please ensure you read the guidance notes thoroughly prior to applying. The deadline for applications is 13 April 2017.

More information

Read more information about Article 26 and similar awards offered by other universities.

Contact us

Chrissie Farley
Compact student support manager
Tel: 020 8417 3286
Email us

Contact us

Chrissie Farley
Compact student support manager
Tel: 020 8417 3286
Email us

Find a course

Course finder

>
Students on campus
Undergraduate study
Site menu