Stormzy headed back to his old school in Croydon to launch his scholarship programme at The University of Cambridge. This is the perfect news for those receiving their A Level results today! Check out the coverage below.
Two successful Cambridge applicants this year and two next year will have their fees paid for by the scholarship.
So, how can you apply?
Applications are open now until 30th August and applicants must be of black ethnicity (YASSS!) and have an offer to study at Cambridge and the successful two will be selected by a panel of university staff. You can apply via UCAS so tell a friend to tell a friend! Read more about the scholarship here: www.cam.ac.uk/stormzyscholarship
To be eligible for a Stormzy Scholarship, applicants must:
Have 'Black African', 'Black Caribbean', or 'Black Other' ethnicity.
Have a confirmed place for entry to the University of Cambridge, and due to commence study in October 2018. You can check the status of your offer on UCAS Track at https://track.ucas.com/.
Have been assessed for fee status as a 'home' student. You were advised of your fee status in the offer letter issued to you earlier this year. If you are in doubt, please contact the Cambridge College that has accepted you.
Have applied to Student Finance (England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland) for a tuition fee loan and maintenance loan, and have received confirmation that they have been assessed and will receive full financial support.
Direct Link to the Application Form: https://cambridge.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bPeEGg4c5pLdWpn