Grundy Educational Trust Awards 2022 entry

The Grundy Educational Trust was established in 1991 to support Home/UK postgraduate STEM students who need financial assistance with their living costs.

The scholarship aims to support and advance education in STEM subjects by providing postgraduate awards to students for research and higher education, and lead to a career in STEM disciplines in industry, commerce or the professions or further education.


Every year the Grundy Educational Trust provide awards of between £1,200 and £4,500 to up to ten successful candidates. Awards are paid in three equal termly instalments directly by the trust.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this award, you must:

  • Be a citizen or resident of the United Kingdom.
  • Have an offer to study a postgraduate MSc or MPhil/PhD STEM programme (sciences, technology, engineering, mathematics) in 2022/23. You can still apply if you have already started your postgraduate studies in a STEM subject.
  • Have a demonstrable financial need.

How to apply

To apply for the Grundy Educational Trust Postgraduate Awards please sign up at and then complete the online application form. Please save a copy of your full application so that you can refer to it, should you be shortlisted and invited for an interview.

Please make sure you read the Grundy Educational Trust Terms and Conditions (PDF) which also contains the selection process and read the Privacy Policy (PDF).  

If you are shortlisted for this award, you will be contacted by the Grundy Educational Trust directly and invited to attend an interview with the trustees. It is proposed that the Trustees will then interview selected candidates via Zoom on Friday 17 June 2022.

Please Note: Only successful applicants will be contacted. If you have been shortlisted for this award you will be required to complete the following GDPR compliance Data Release Notice (docx).

Application deadline

Friday 1 April 2022 at 4pm

Online application form

Contact details

For further information please contact the Bursaries and Scholarships team.

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