2021 Awards

The Foundation offers a range of badged bursaries, please scroll down to view all bursaries which include university badged bursaries.

Badged Bursaries

1. ASET

One award for a student progressing to a course to an ASET member University studying course with a placement year.

2.Certa part of the Skills and Education Group

One Award for a student from Certa Centre's progressing to Higher Education

3.Capital City College Group-(as part of the College badged bursary scheme)

One award for a student progressing to Higher Education

4.SEG part of the Skills and Education Group

One award for a student from an SEG member college, progressing to higher education

5.John Lyon's Charity

Twelve awards available to students living in the following London boroughs: Brent, Barnet, Camden, Ealing, Hammersmith and Fulham, Harrow, Kensington and Chelsea and the Cities of London and Westminster. Candidates must have lived in the boroughs for at least 2 years.

6.NCFE

Ten awards reserved for students progressing on to Higher Education


7.The Sandhu Charitable Foundation

Five awards for students progressing to Higher Education at the University of West London

8.City and Guilds Foundation

Five Awards for students progressing to Higher Education for the following subjects One land-based course; One STEM course; One digital media course and

Two health-care courses

9.Anonymous donor

One award for a student progressing to higher education

This was sponsored by a listener from BBC Radio "You and yours"

10. James and Hone Trust

Four awards for students progressing to Higher Education and with refugee or/and asylum seeker

11 The Kirsty Young Bursary

2011 Winner Kirsty Young raised funds in 2021 for one bursary. Kirsty was a learner from East Riding College and was sponsored by KPMG, she progressed to study at Hull University.

The bursary will be awarded to a student progressing to a university based in the North.


  1. The Jane Shackman Bursary

Two awards available to students progressing to Bournemouth University.

University Badged Bursaries

11. Bournemouth University

Two awards available to students progressing to Bournemouth University.

12. De Montfort University

Four awards for students progressing to an undergraduate course at De Montfort University

13. Edge Hill University

Four awards for students progressing to an undergraduate course at Edge Hill University.

14. Kings College London

Two awards for students attending Kings College London

15. UCL

Two awards available for students progressing onto an undergraduate course at UCL

16. University of Central Lancashire

Two awards available to students progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of Central Lancashire.

17. University of East London

Four awards available to students progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of East London.

18. University of Edinburgh

One award for students progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of Edinburgh.

19. University of Kent

One award for a student progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of Kent.

20. University of Leicester-TBC

One award available to a student progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of Leicester

21. University of Nottingham 

Two awards for students progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of Nottingham

22. The University of Portsmouth

Four awards for students progressing to an undergraduate course at the University of Portsmouth from the following colleges, Chichester College, South Downs, Highbury, Sparsholt, Fareham, Portsmouth, Eastleigh, Isle of Wight, St Vincent's and Wiltshire College

23. University of Roehampton 

Two awards for students undertaking either of the following degrees at University of Roehampton: Law and Law & Criminology