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Financial Support for Students due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Queen Mary has received additional funding from the Office for Students to assist students who need additional financial support as a result of Covid-19.  This funding is in addition to the existing funding we offer to students. 

Who is eligible to apply?

The funds are open to all Undergraduate and Postgraduate, both taught and research, Home, EU and International students who are fully enrolled on a degree programme at QMUL in 2020/21. Applications will only be considered upon submission of a completed application with all relevant documentation, the sections below will detail what information you need to provide, and the documentation you must submit along with the application. 

What can I apply for assistance with?

Covid-19 Bursaries - this fund is now closed

The bursaries are to support:

  • Care Leavers or Estranged students aged under 25
  • Students who are parents with children living with them 

Covid-19 Financial Assistance Awards 

These awards are for any student, and are based on financial need

  • If you have lost your job; you are unable to work due to Covid-19; you are unable to find part-time work due to the current circumstances; your hours of employment have been reduced 
  • Help with accommodation or living costs, such as private rent where students are unable to receive a rent rebate
  • Support towards a laptop if you need to purchase one to support remote learning
  • Support towards any additional peripheral IT costs; such as internet to support remote learning 

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