For How to Apply and all the terms and conditions

Who is eligible?

In order to apply for this scholarship, you must be:

  • A UK citizen
  • Currently applying to enter one of the UK or ROI veterinary nursing colleges, on a higher education course which is accredited with the RCVS as a ‘licence to practice’ in veterinary nursing, for the 2021 intake
  • You must self identify as being from the BAME community
  • The financial background of your family will be taken into account during the application process and you will be asked to submit proof of this as assessed by Student Finance, with priority given to students from lower household income families.

What does the scholarship include?

  • There will be up to 4 scholarships available, each offering £2,500 a year during the course of your degree, plus mentoring and support.


  • Applications open: May 3rd 2021
  • Applications close: June 30th 2021
  • Shortlisted applicants notified: July 31st 2021
  • Shortlisted applicants required to submit confirmation of place from their university by 30th August 2021
  • Scholarship winners notified by September 6th 2021

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