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Undergraduate Bursaries & Scholarships

Cardiff Metropolitan University has created a range of awards designed to support you on your academic journey



Cardiff Community Endowment Fund

Award Overview
Cash award of up to £500
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU/ undergraduates resident in Cardiff
Further Information

​Carers Bursary

Award Overview
Cash award worth up to £1000
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU undergraduate applicants who care, unpaid, for a friend or family member who, due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction, cannot cope without their support.
Further Information

​Care Leavers and Estranged Student Bursary

Award Overview
Cash award worth up to £1000 per year
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU undergraduate applicants from a care background
Further Information

Elite ​Sport Scholar Award

Award Overview
Tailored support package worth up to £5000 per year
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU/International undergraduate applicants who excel in their chosen sport
Further Information

​Progression Award

Award Overview
Award worth up to £1000 per year
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU undergraduate ​students domiciled within designated low participation areas
Further Information

Sanctuary Award

Award Overview
Provision of a Met Rider Bus Pass, Catering Voucher and a full Tuition Fee-remission
Who Can Apply?
Refugees and asylum seekers in the UK
Further Information

Study Life Award

Award Overview
Award worth up to £800 per year
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU undergraduate ​applicants domiciled within designated higher education low participation neighbourhoods
Further Information

Welsh Language Provision

Award Overview
Varying awards via Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, e.g. £3000 over three years
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU ​undergraduate applicants choosing to study through the medium of Welsh
Further Information

Travel Incentive Bursary

Award Overview
A cash award of £10 for local applicants, and £20 for non-local applicants, to contribute towards travel costs for the attendance of an interview or applicant day
Who Can Apply?
Home/EU ​undergraduate applicants for 2020 entry
Further Information


We have a designated team of people within our Student Services department who are able to offer advice and guidance on options for funding and financial support and can also advise on budgeting and money management. Please see the Student Finance and Welfare Advisory Service pages for more information

Contact Us
For further information please contact us via scholarship@cardiffmet.ac.uk

Please note, any information you provide to us with regards to the Bursaries and Scholarships above will only be used for the purpose of the awards and the Admissions process for the university